Plant Details: Swamp Mallow
Category Perennials  
Zone: 6 - 10
 
Out_of_stock: N
Common Name Swamp Mallow Variety  
Regional Names  
Botanical Name Hibiscus grandiflorus
Description Another wonderful species that is seldom found in the trade. This Hibiscus has the largest flowers of any native hibiscus; 10+ inches across that are a clear soft pink, the large pink flower opens in the evening and remains open all night until the hot part of the next day. Velvety, silvery green foliage that dies back to the ground in winter in the upper part of its range. It prefers moist wet locations but will do well in upland soils once established. It is a favorite of the Phoenix moth and hummingbirds. Matures at 7'High x 8'Wide in moist conditions.
Notes
 
Plant Growing Conditions

Soil PH
 
Soil Type
 
Water
 
SunLight
 
Foliage
acid:
Y
 
clay:
Y
 
dry:
Y
 
full:
Y
 
Evergreen:
N
neutral:
Y
 
average: 
Y
 
average:
Y
 
partial:
Y
  SemiEvergreen:
N
alkaline:
Y
 
sand:
Y
 
wet:
Y
 
shade:
N
  Deciduous:
Y
Plant Pricing
Last Update: 2012-12-18 14:15:05.0
Container Size
Price
Seed / tsp
10.00
 
There are approximately 200 seed per tsp.
1 Gallon
14.00
3 Gallon
28.00
Last Update:
2008-08-28 18:38:07.0
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