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Marsh Hibiscus, also known botanically as Hibiscus moscheutos, the Rose Mallow, Swamp Rose Mallow, Crimson-eyed Rosemallow, or Eastern Rosemallow.
Marsh Hibiscus is a species of flowering plant in the Malvaceae family. Marsh Hibiscus is a cold-withstanding perennial wetland plant that grows in large colonies. Marsh Hibiscus is found in wetlands in the eastern United States from Texas all the way to the Atlantic coast and northward up to southern Ontario. The Marsh Hibiscus hirsute leaves are commonly deltoidal in shape with three lobes. Marsh Hibiscus petal colors range from pure white to deep rose, with a deep maroon center. The flowers are borne apically above the stem, whereas other hibiscus species carry their buds and blooms along the stem.
Marsh Hibiscus are best planted in wet areas, yet this plant does not require saturated soils. Marsh Hibiscus will also thrive in moist garden soil that does not get dry. Plant your Marsh Hibiscus in full or partial sun to produce the best foliage and flowers, yet it can tolerate some light shade. The Marsh Hibiscus brightly colored flowers bloom in mid-summer and remain in full bloom until the cooler days of fall. Hybrid versions of the Marsh Hibiscus include the Dinner Plate Hibiscus due to its large blooms, which are also called Southern Belle and Dixie Belle Hibiscus. If you reside in a warmer region such as southern Florida, Marsh Hibiscus can grow year-round. In cooler climates, this plant behaves as a perennial that goes dormant when the temperatures drop. The Marsh Hibiscus thrives in wet soil and is best planted in partial shade. This plant is a good choice for areas that require fill-in where there is soil erosion in your water or rain garden landscape.
The Marsh Hibiscus plant is a great choice for a water or rain garden landscape. Bees and butterflies will visit your Marsh Hibiscus plant, making your garden a delightful place to sit and relax. Marsh Hibiscus is a lovely choice for perennial blooms and greenery all year.
We dig fresh our plants and ship immediately. We ship US Mail, Priority shipping. You will receive a tracking number once your plants ship. All plants will be fine in their packages for up to 3 days after receiving.
We sell only bare root plants. We dip the roots in tera-sorb silicone gel to retain ample moisture for transit and surround with plastic. This is superior protection for plants in transit for up to 12 days.
Open your plants and inspect the same day received. We offer 3 days to report any problems with your order. Bare root plants need to be planted within 2-3 days of receiving unless weather-related problems prohibit planting. Store in a cool place and keep roots moist and covered with plastic until they can be planted. Water for the first week daily after planting.