Hollywood™ Best Friend™ Hibiscus
rosa-sinensis '9322-3’ PP28510
OMG, we wish BEST FRIEND™ would leak her beauty routine. Her petals are a combination of orange, red, and pink in knockout and ever-changing patterns. She has a contour for every container. In the meantime, look for BEST FRIEND™ on a red carpet near you. She’s never far behind her gorgeous bestie, STARLETTE™. While STARLETTE™ might get most of the attention, true Hollywood aficionados won’t sleep on BEST FRIEND™. Word is that SUGAR DADDY™ has his eye on her. She’s interested, but not committing just yet.
You might be a BEST FRIEND™ if:
- You’re extremely loyal.
- You are happiest when spending time with people you love.
- You’re naturally exuberant and cheerful.
Bloom time: Spring 'til first frost
Light: Full Sun-6 or more hours of direct sunlight daily
Hardiness: Zone 9-Protect your patio planters by bringing them indoors in the winter.
Size: 3' H x 3' W when planted in the landscape. Patio plantings can be pruned to maintain an optimal size
Water: Keep soil moist until established
Prune: As needed and desired to maintain shape
Plant Food: Apply slow release once per year in early Spring
Mulch: Keep a layer of mulch around the base of the plant year-round to conserve water and reduce weeds.
Ideas for Use: Hollywood Hibiscus are perfect to add to your landscape as colorful tropical annuals, and also make beautiful container plants to display on your patio or around your pool.