Hibiscus moscheutos Cordials Series

Common name: Rose Mallow

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Description

The Hibiscus Cordial series is known for shorter and fuller habits than than typical of Hibiscus moscheutos. Easy to grow, heat-loving performers. Large 8- to 10-inch (20 to 25 cm) flowers come in shades of red and hot pink and begin flowering in midsummer. Fascinating foliage features big, bold leaves with deeply incised “maple leaf” edges in green or bronze, with green and purple accents, depending on variety. Sturdy, upright habit. Flowers in midsummer. Vernalization not required for flowering. Some of Allan Armitage’s favorite Hibiscus varieties in the University of Georgia trials. Comes to Must Have Perennials™ from Aris Horticulture, Inc., bred by Mark Smith.

Awards

'Brandy Punch' - University of Georgia Top Performer

Uses & Attributes

Back Border, Container, Long Blooming, Attracts Hummingbirds

Growing & Marketing Advice

See Grower Technical Guide.

Size

Habit: Upright

Growing

Light: Full Sun
USDA Hardiness Zones: 5-9

Appearance

Blooming time: Summer
Foliage Color: Bronze, Green, Purple

 
VARIETY PLANT BREEDERS RIGHTS FLOWER COLOR HEIGHT SPREAD
Hibiscus Cordials 'Brandy Punch' USPP# 18938 Pink 48"/122cm 36"/91cm
Hibiscus Cordials 'Cherry Brandy' USPP# 18944 Red 48"/122cm 36"/91cm
Hibiscus Cordials 'Cinnamon Grappa' USPP# 18964 Red 48"/122cm 36"/91cm
Hibiscus Cordials 'Peppermint Schnapps' USPP #18939 Pink 48"/122cm 36"/91cm