Plant Care: How to Grow Red Leaf Hibiscus

Plant Type
Perennial Shrub

Harvest Season
Foliage: Year-Round
Flowers: Fall - Winter

Mature Size
3-5 ft

Soil & Moisture
Fertile, fast-draining soil. Water when the top 2 to 3 inches of soil becomes dry. Water the surrounding soil to a depth of 8 to 10 inches. Never allow the soil to become soggy.

Light Requirements
Full Sun, Part Shade

Self-Fertile
Yes

Growth Rate
Slow

Zone Hardiness
Outdoors 9-11 with frost protection; Patio/Greenhouse 4+

Propagation