Hibiscus rosa-sinensis 'President's Red' 10
Hibiscus rosa-sinensis 'President's Red' 1

Hibiscus rosa-sinensis
'President's Red'
(Hibiscus)
(Chinese Hibiscus )
USDA Zone:
10A-11
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Origin:
China
Type:
Evergreen Shrubs

Typical Height:
6’-8’
(1.8-2.4mts)
Typical Spread:
4’-8’
(1.2-2.4mts)

Growth:
Fast
Drought Tolerance:
Low
Salt Tolerance:
Moderate
Wind Tolerance:
N/A
Foliage Color:
Green
Flower Color:
Red
Flowering Season:
Year-round
Flower Feature:
Showy
Light Needs:
High
Nutritional Needs:
High
Human Hazards:
None
Family:
Malvaceae
Propagation:
Cuttings
Leaf Type:
Simple
Texture: Coarse
Environmental Issues:
None

Typical sizes at the nursery:
3G (30”OA)
7G (36”OA)
15G (48”OA)

Typical planting distance:
36”-48” O.C.
(0.9-1.2mts)

Common Uses:
Flowering shrubs; Hedge; Flowering pot plant; Specimen plant; Informal hedge; Formal hedge; Privacy screen
Category:
Medium Shrubs

Notes:

+In this Photo:
Hibiscus rosa-sinensis 'President's Red'
(Hibiscus)
5'OA Height

All sizes are approximates
Photo taken by:
All Landscape Data, Inc.
December 2013
Marco Island
Florida USA

Sources:
Betrock’s
Reference Guide to
Florida Landscape Plants

Landscape Plants for South Florida
A manual for gardeners, landscapers and homeowners.

The Landscape Manual
Prepared by the Miami-Dade County
Department of Planning and Zoning

Betrock’s
Plant Finder

Internet Sources:
http://www.monrovia.com/plant-catalog/plants/1584/presidents-red-hibiscus/

http://www.backyardgardener.com/plantname/pda_3bc4.html

http://stokestropicals.plants.com/Hibiscus-sp-President-P154.aspx