Hardy Hibiscus Hybrid (Hibiscus 'Summer in Paradise') in the Hibiscus Database

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 3 - 4 feet
Plant Spread: 3 - 4 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Red
Other: Deep red buds open to 7 - 8 inch Cerise-red blooms.
Bloom Size: 6"-12"
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Humidity tolerant
Drought tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Cuttings: Cane
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil
Patent/Plant Breeders' Rights: PP 28730

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Looking for seeds for Summer in Paradise by afytexas Jun 20, 2018 2:40 PM 1
Hardy Hibiscus Seedlings by DraDiana Nov 5, 2019 8:19 PM 154
Spring 2018 Hibiscus discussion by piksihk Jul 31, 2018 6:19 AM 54
Hardy Hibiscus by clintbrown Nov 22, 2019 3:17 PM 2,084

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