Hibiscus Blue Bird
Lovely single cup shaped bright blue flowers with red centres from late Summer to mid Autumn. Bushy, upright habit. Foliage falls in autumn to return the following spring.
Month Available: July
Evergreen / Deciduous: Deciduous
Flower Colour: Blue
Suitable For Wildlife: Butterflies
Soil Type: Moist, well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun
Season of Interest: Spring
Plant Type: Shrub
Hardy: Frost hardy
Main Attribute: Summer flowers
Height / Spread: 2.5m x 2.5m (8ft x 8ft) over 10-20 years
Where to Plant: Borders
Pests and Diseases: Aphids , mealybugs, thrips, powdery mildew
Plant Care: Only selective pruning in January, if required.
Care and Time: Low - spring
History: The Hibiscus plant is a member of the Mallow family with over several hundred species to choose from.
EU Rights: N/A