Tropical Hibiscus (Hibiscus rosa-sinensis 'Saffron Moon') in the Tropical Hibiscuses Database

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Also sold as:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 3-6 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Size: 5"-6"
Flower Time: Year Round
Uses: Suitable as Annual
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Cuttings: Cane
Pollinators: Various insects
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger

Cajun Hibiscus Saffron Moon

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Comments:
Posted by dollie (Louisiana - Zone 9a) on Apr 9, 2014 5:05 PM

Saffron Moon's 7 to 8 inch bright yellow, fully double blooms last for days! This is an excellent specimen, border, or foundation plant. Looks great growing in large containers on your patio. Grows up to 6 ft. tall. Hybridizer, Dupont Nursery out of Louisiana.

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