The common name is china rose. Hibiscus can be planted at any time.
Hibiscus is a genus of flowering plants in the mallow family, Malvaceae.
Hibiscus is quite large, containing several hundred species that are native to
warm-temperate, subtropical and tropical regions throughout the world. Hibiscus
has the flower of any color. The flowers are attractive to butterflies and
Plant in spring, summer, or fall, spacing plants 3 to 6 feet
apart. Dig a hole them fill it half full with soil, then water it well to
settle the soil and eliminate air pockets. Let the water drain, then fill the
remainder of the hole with soil and water thoroughly.
Temperature: 60 to
90 °F is best for growing.
partial to full sunlight
Height: 15 to 23
Benefits and Uses
Hibiscus tea has
been known to prevent hypertension, lower blood pressure, reduce blood sugar
levels, keep your liver healthy, help with menstrual cramps, help with
depression, aid digestion and help with weight management.
It is rich in
Vitamin C contains minerals such as
flavonoids and has laxative properties.
used for ornamental purposes