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Rose Mallow in the GardenTags plant encyclopedia

Hibiscus

 

Rose Mallow

A genus of hardy and tender annuals, evergreen and deciduous shrubs or small trees. The tender, evergreen species such as H. rosa-sinensis, are popular conservatory or house plants in temperate climates. These plants require winter protection in these cooler regions and can be grown as pot plants. The hardy species such as H. syriacus are suitable for annual or mixed borders.

 
plant Features
  • Rose Mallow likes full sun

    Full sun

  • Rose Mallow likes occasional watering

    Occasional watering

  • Rose Mallow is full frost hardy: 5f (-15°c)

    Full Frost Hardy: 5F (-15°C)

  • Rose Mallow likes free draining and fertile

    Free draining and fertile

 
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plant information

Common name

Rose Mallow

Latin name

Hibiscus

type

Evergreens

family

Malvaceae

ph

5.0 - 7.5 Acid - Neutral

  • Light

    Rose Mallow likes full sun

    Full sun

  • Frost

    Rose Mallow is full frost hardy: 5f (-15°c)

    Full Frost Hardy: 5F (-15°C)

  • Soil

    Rose Mallow likes free draining and fertile

    Free draining and fertile

  • Water

    Rose Mallow likes occasional watering

    Occasional watering

Plant & bloom calendar

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    Best time to plant
  •  
    When the plant will bloom

full grown dimensions

The size of a fully grown Rose Mallow is 1.50meters x 2.00meters 1.50 M 2.00 M

Hibiscus

A genus of hardy and tender annuals, evergreen and deciduous shrubs or small trees. The tender, evergreen species such as H. rosa-sinensis, are popular conservatory or house plants in temperate climates. These plants require winter protection in these cooler regions and can be grown as pot plants. The hardy species such as H. syriacus are suitable for annual or mixed borders.


Planting

From Early Spring TO Late Winter

Look under the individual varieties for planting guidelines

 

Flowering

From Early Spring TO Late Autumn

Flowers are generally funnel-shaped and are showy but short lived.

 
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