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Hibiscus rosa-sinensis 'Fiesta'

Fiesta Hibiscus

Tropical Hibiscus

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This selection has an upright habit, bearing large, crinkled orange blooms with golden-yellow edges and white center flares; makes an ideal indoor accent plant for a bright area; do not allow to dry to wilting point

Description

This selection has an upright habit, bearing large, crinkled orange blooms with golden-yellow edges and white center flares; makes an ideal indoor accent plant for a bright area; do not allow to dry to wilting point

Landscape Attributes

Planting & Growing

When grown indoors, Fiesta Hibiscus can be expected to grow to be about 6 feet tall at maturity, with a spread of 4 feet. It grows at a fast rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for approximately 5 years. This houseplant will do well in a location that gets either direct or indirect sunlight, although it will usually require a more brightly-lit environment than what artificial indoor lighting alone can provide. It requires an evenly moist well-drained soil for optimal growth, but will suffer if left to grow in standing water. The surface of the soil shouldn't be allowed to dry out completely, and so you should expect to water this plant once and possibly even twice each week. Be aware that your particular watering schedule may vary depending on its location in the room, the pot size, plant size and other conditions; if in doubt, ask one of our experts in the store for advice. It is not particular as to soil pH, but grows best in rich soil. Contact the store for specific recommendations on pre-mixed potting soil for this plant.

Light Requirement:

partial shade

full sun

Moisture:

moist

Cold Hardy to Zone:

9b

Height(inches):

Spread:

Soil pH:

Soil Type:

6 feet

4 feet

rich

Deer Resistant:

true

Fall Color

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