LATIN NAME: HIBISCUS ROSA-SINENSIS 'CELIA'
The tropical hibiscus 'Celia' has fist-sized, double flowers that are a vibrant scarlet red. Its dense petals are ruffled and often folded. This medium sized tropical hibiscus is vigorous and blooms over an extended period of time.
Amount of Sunlight: Full sun / Partial Sun
Amount of Water: Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
Soil Conditions: Well drained
Cold Hardiness Zone: 10-11
Provide well drained soil. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. Pruning time: spring.