Hibiscus (Hibiscus moscheutos Luna™ Rose) in the Hardy Hibiscuses Database

Trade name information:
Series: Luna™
Trade Name: Rose
Cultivar name: 'Luna Rose'
Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 10b
Plant Height: 4-6 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Seeds: Suitable for wintersowing
Sow in situ
Start indoors
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Cuttings: Cane
Pollinators: Various insects
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger


'Luna Rose' was a featured
Plant of the Day for January 1, 2016.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Hardy Hibiscus Seedlings by DraDiana Nov 5, 2019 8:19 PM 154
2019 Groundhog's Day Seed Swap -- "Think Spring!" by critterologist Feb 3, 2019 8:55 PM 75
ID Unknown Hardy Hibiscus Cultivars by awhite522 Oct 25, 2018 6:42 PM 31
anyone know what this flower is called by mplant14 Aug 7, 2016 6:20 PM 10
of the Day: Hibiscus (Hibiscus moscheutos Luna™ Rose) by Horntoad Dec 31, 2015 6:01 PM 0
Garden Chat and Photos by Catmint20906 Jan 2, 2016 11:47 AM 3,043
Hardy Hibiscus by clintbrown Jan 22, 2020 12:13 PM 2,085
What's blooming in 2013? by virginiarose Dec 18, 2015 8:26 PM 1,768

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