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Hibiscus 'Garden Leader Gro Big Red'
Hibiscus acetosella


Perennial in USDA Zones 8-10

Can be treated as a warm season annual outside those zones

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Full sun

Moist, well drained

Regular watering

Upright to 5 feet (1.5 m) tall

3-inch (7.6 cm) burgundy red blooms


Tropical looking 5 foot (1.5 m) tall deep red leaf plant. In the long growing season of zones 8-10 it will develop red flowers. Easy to grow. Use in containers or as a bold landscape accent.


Since these are brand new to the market, it's hard to list definite sources. Ask for them at:

  • Online vegetable and flower seed websites
  • Mail order seed catalogs
  • Seed packets in retail stores
  • Or as bedding plants at garden centers


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