HIBISCUS: RED HOT
LATIN NAME: HIBISCUS ROSA-SINENSIS 'RED HOT'
It’s a red hot double whammy! The glowing ‘Red Hot’ offers lovely red blooms on compact shrubs with burgundy red foliage. It has season-long color and is ideal for containers.
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.