Hibiscus x 'Summer in Paradise'

Summer in Paradise Rose Mallow: Patent PPAF

Categories: Herbaceous Perennial

There’s no sight quite like a Hardy Hibiscus blooming in late summer, and ‘Summer in Paradise’ truly delivers with its refined habit and attractive, large flowers and floriferous performance. Deep red buds open to 7-8” hot cerise red flowers. Medium green, maple-like leaves are accented by olive green edges.


More About Hibiscus x 'Summer in Paradise'

  • Very dramatic.
  • cerise/red flowers

  The large leaves quickly fill in the habit to keep it appearing full and refined. Flowers are produced from the top to the bottom of the plant, rather than only at the top like some older cultivars. Use in place of a shrub in your garden.


Height:

3-4 ft

Spread:

3-4 ft

Hardiness Zone:

5-9

Hibiscus x 'Summer in Paradise' Characteristics

Attributes

  • Specimen
  • Border
  • Dried Flower
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Cottage Garden

Exposure

  • Sun Tolerant
  • Part Sun/Part Shade
  • Does best in full sun

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Rapid

Nature Attraction

  • Butterflies
  • Hummingbirds

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Fall
  • Late Summer

Season of Interest (Foliage)

  • All Season

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Dry
  • Needs well drained soil

Flower Color

  • Red

Habit

  • Upright
  • Spreading