A fast-growing subtropical relative of the Hibiscus with large, heart-shaped, downy leaves and unusually shaped bright red flowers with prominent stamens. Long blooming. To rejuvenate plants, cut back hard in early spring or shorten stems anytime during growing season.
Attributes - Malvaviscus arboreus arboreus
Plant Type: Shrub
Bloom Season: Early Summer through Early Fall
Flower Color: Red
Height: 6 ft. to 10 ft.
Width: 8 ft.
Sunlight: Full Sun, Partial Sun
Climate: Zones 9, 10
Notes: Long Blooming, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers.