Red Water Hibiscus (Hibiscus coccineas)
Red Water Hibiscus has deep crimson flowers 5" to 8" wide. The beautiful, eye-catching, flowers are among the reddest in the plant kingdom. Prune back in early summer to encourage branching. Over winters well with heavy mulch in areas where not hardy or move indoors to a cool location.
Hardiness Zone: 7-11
Planting Container: We recommend a 2 gallon solid planting container or a medium planting bag.
Light Requirements: full sun to part shade
Height: 6' to 9' - Spread: 3' to 6'
Water Depth: Moist soil or water to 4" (Maximum water depth is for mature bog plants)
For planting instructions see our: Planting Instructions for Bog Plants Page.