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Oct 9, 2015 6:01 PM CST
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Name: Jay
Nederland, Texas (Zone 9a)
Region: Texas Region: Gulf Coast Charter ATP Member I helped beta test the first seed swap I helped plan and beta test the plant database. I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database!
Celebrating Gardening: 2015 Plant Identifier Tip Photographer Garden Sages Garden Ideas: Master Level Hibiscus
Today's plant of the day for Hibiscus is Hardy Hibiscus (Hibiscus moscheutos 'Plum Crazy').

This plant can be found in the ATP Plant Database at:
Hybrid Hardy Hibiscus (Hibiscus 'Plum Crazy') .

Please join in, if you own this plant! We would love to know more!



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Hybrid Hardy Hibiscus (Hibiscus 'Plum Crazy')
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Oct 9, 2015 7:37 PM CST
Name: Catmint/Robin
PNW WA half hour south of Olym (Zone 8a)
Region: Pacific Northwest Region: Mid-Atlantic Region: Maryland Butterflies Bee Lover Native Plants and Wildflowers
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I love the color on this hibiscus!
"One of the pleasures of being a gardener comes from the enjoyment you get looking at other people's yards”
― Thalassa Cruso
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Oct 9, 2015 8:00 PM CST
Thread OP
Name: Jay
Nederland, Texas (Zone 9a)
Region: Texas Region: Gulf Coast Charter ATP Member I helped beta test the first seed swap I helped plan and beta test the plant database. I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database!
Celebrating Gardening: 2015 Plant Identifier Tip Photographer Garden Sages Garden Ideas: Master Level Hibiscus
I agree. I mostly focus on straight species, but that is one cultivar I would consider adding to my collection.
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Oct 10, 2015 4:49 PM CST
Name: Rose
Oquawka, IL (Zone 5a)
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Mine tends to flop so this year I used a tomato cage to hold it upright. It worked very well. Had some beautiful blooms that I didn't have to bend down to see!
When all is said and done, there’s more said than done.
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Oct 10, 2015 5:35 PM CST
Missouri (Zone 6a)
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foliage has a bluish tint to the leaves
does flop for me also
color is so pretty and rich
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Oct 10, 2015 8:48 PM CST
Name: Clint Brown
Medina, TN (Zone 7b)
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I just planted this one. I'm up to 20 different Hibiscus now. Lol.
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Oct 11, 2015 12:48 PM CST
Name: Rose
Oquawka, IL (Zone 5a)
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Clint,

Your yard must really be beautiful with all of those big colorful blooms!
When all is said and done, there’s more said than done.
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