Red Dragon Hibiscus

This handsome evergreen shrub displays a profusion of double, scarlet red blooms all summer long. An outstanding selection for bold, exotic color in tropical gardens. A versatile plant that is ideal as a hedge, screen, or background specimen. Well-suited to containers. Prefers a warm sunny location and exceptional drainage.

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Scientific NameHibiscus rosa-sinensis
Growth Habit Shrub
LifecyclePerennial
Sun RequirementsFull Sun to Partial Shade (6+ hours daily)
Water Requirements Wet Mesic
Soil PH Preferences Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Maximum Recommended ZoneZone 11
Plant Height8'
Plant Spread4'
Leaves Evergreen
Flowers Showy
Flower Time Year Round
Uses Windbreak or Hedge, Dried Flower
Edible Parts Flowers
Eating Methods Tea
Wildlife Attractant Bees, Butterflies, Hummingbirds
Origin:Monrovia

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