HIBISCUS: PRESIDENT RED
LATIN NAME: HIBISCUS ROSA-SINENSIS 'PRESIDENT RED'
An incredibly profuse blooming selection with 4-inch red flowers against glossy, rich green leaves. A versatile plant for screening, background specimen and containers. Evergreen.
Amount of Sunlight: Full sun
Amount of Water: Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
Soil Conditions: Well drained
Cold Hardiness Zone: 10-11
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. For a formal appearance, shear annually after flowering.