Tropical Hibiscus (Hibiscus rosa-sinensis 'Creme de la Creme') in the Tropical Hibiscuses Database

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Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 2-3 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Multi-Color: Brown, lavender, pink, and white
Bloom Size: 6"-12"
Flower Time: Year Round
Uses: Suitable as Annual
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Cuttings: Cane
Pollinators: Various insects
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger

Courtesy Hidden Valley Hibiscus, used with permission

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Posted by SongofJoy (Clarksville, TN - Zone 6b) on Apr 5, 2012 6:59 AM

HVH: "Crème de la Crème' is a new, very special HVH seedling that blooms with 7-9" brown, blue, and white ruffly single flowers with a red eye and maroon bleed that varies from season to season. The bush is beautiful, upright, and loaded with blooms. It is a slow grower and will stay compact. The blooms are always show quality, with beautiful form, markings, and colors. 'Crème de la Crème' is the offspring of Rainbow Christie and Strobe. Charles Black considers this seedling one of his most special hybrids, and for several years refused to sell it. He released five of these hybrids in 2005, and is releasing five more in 2008."

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