Tropical Hibiscus (Hibiscus rosa-sinensis 'Big D') in the Tropical Hibiscuses Database

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Lavender
Bloom Size: 5"-6"
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

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August 29, 2015

We open the Hibiscus Celebration Week with a look at the top cultivars, top comments, most thumbed images, and more!

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Can this tree be saved? by MonicaEastlane Aug 1, 2019 7:16 PM 3
Database for plant caring by Francois92 Jul 26, 2019 4:13 PM 8
If I buy a hibiscus plant that is full of buds, Can I get flowers in 2 weeks? by MaestroDT Jul 22, 2019 6:42 PM 4
Japanese Beetles by Ray_Gun Jul 25, 2019 10:54 AM 11
Identifying this plant and making it bloom better. by name_notimportant Jul 18, 2019 7:50 PM 4
Does anyone know what this is? by Nitsud Jul 26, 2019 1:42 PM 17
Help with plant ideas and design around pool by bec2854 Jul 7, 2019 10:25 AM 23
No Blooms This Year? by CrazedHoosier Jul 30, 2019 12:01 PM 17
look what i found by cuzzx Jul 26, 2019 10:02 AM 5
Bugs eating hibiscus blooms by Noob101 Jul 18, 2019 9:54 AM 1

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