shrub, perennial

Hibiscus moscheutos | Rose Mallow

Rose Mallow is a shrubby perennial that can reach up to a towering 8 feet high. However, most hybrids fall into the 4-foot-high range. Very large flowers up to 12 inches across in a range of bright colors is a primary attraction. Dies to the ground in winter. Canopy coverage: 13 square feet.

Water Requirement: moderate, high

Sun Exposure: partial shade, full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to -20F

Growth Rate: fast

Height: 4 feet high

Width: 4 feet wide


Foliage Color: dark green

Flower Color: red, white, pink

Flower Season: summer

Wildlife: hummingbirds, butterflies