Photo by Melody
PlantFiles is getting a new look! Just in time for spring, we're rolling out a new look for the best online plants database. It will also work with your smart phones and mobile devices, so now you can take it with you on garden center visits or botanical garden tours. Questions or comments? Please post them here.

Plant Identification: SOLVED: Hibiscus#1

Communities > Forums > Plant Identification
bookmark
Forum: Plant IdentificationReplies: 4, Views: 155
Add to Bookmarks
-
AuthorContent
crutland
Lynn Haven, FL
(Zone 8a)

August 17, 2001
3:49 AM

Post #10967

I would like to put names to the plants I have. As you can tell, I have just started growing things.
Thanks,
Connie

Thumbnail by crutland
Click the image for an enlarged view.

Badseed
Hillsboro, OH
(Zone 6a)

August 17, 2001
6:32 PM

Post #111933

Hi Connie. Both of your hibiscus appear to be Hibiscus moscheutos-aka swamp mallow, rose mallow, hardy hibiscus. I stole this link from the Perennial forum, contributed by GrannyLois. It is http://www.pclink.com/harley/hibiscus.htm I also have added some info here on Dave's on the plant data base. I don't know exactly which variety you have. On the pink, I would guess either Disco Belle or Southern Belle, depending on the heighth. Is your white double?
Good luck,
Michele
crutland
Lynn Haven, FL
(Zone 8a)

August 18, 2001
1:35 AM

Post #112130

Badseed,
I really can't tell, it seems to be. Thanks for all the info, I have been reading! I have never been a big fan of hibiscus but these are really grabbing my attention, I love the huge blooms that just keep on and on.
Connie
Georgiaredclay
lagrange, GA
(Zone 7a)

August 20, 2001
10:51 AM

Post #112936

Connie is the bloom on this as big as the pink?
crutland
Lynn Haven, FL
(Zone 8a)

August 21, 2001
2:05 AM

Post #113338

It's about half as big as the pink.

You cannot post until you register and login.


Other Plant Identification Threads you might be interested in:

SubjectThread StarterRepliesLast Post
SOLVED: Help with identification of this shrub dave 91 Feb 3, 2015 2:40 PM
SOLVED: Can Anyone Help Gayl 9 Jun 23, 2014 4:57 AM
SOLVED: help identify herb seeds????? dignbloom 6 Nov 4, 2010 8:08 PM
SOLVED: Mystery perennial dave 22 Nov 3, 2014 6:02 AM
SOLVED: Name my aloe??? tom1953 21 Jul 15, 2012 1:32 PM


We recommend Firefox
Overwhelmed? There's a lot to see here. Try starting at our homepage.

[ Home | About | Advertise | Media Kit | Mission | Featured Companies | Submit an Article | Terms of Use | Tour | Rules | Privacy Policy | Contact Us ]

Back to the top

Copyright © 2000-2015 Dave's Garden, an Internet Brands company. All Rights Reserved.
 

Hope for America