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Hibiscus rosa-sinensis 'Red Hot'/Red Hot Chinese Hibiscus

Hibiscus rosa-sinensis 'Red Hot' / Hibiscus rosa-sinensis 'Red Hot'
Multi-colored foliage
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Multi-colored foliage

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Ruby red foliage

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Scientific Name: Hibiscus rosa-sinensis 'Red Hot'
Common Name: Red Hot Chinese Hibiscus
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 9, 10, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: 5-8 feet
Spread: 3 -5 feet
Bloom time: Summer, Fall
Flower color: Red
Light Exposure: Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
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Comments: This introduction is best known for its multiple colored foliage with leaves from green, to light pinky-red to deep red. This strong characteristic makes it a wonderful plant for color everyday in the garden during the warm season.