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Tropical Hibiscus
Hibiscus rosa-sinensis 'Belize Breeze'

Family: Malvaceae (mal-VAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hibiscus (hi-BIS-kus) (Info)
Species: rosa-sinensis (RO-sa-sy-NEN-sis) (Info)
Cultivar: Belize Breeze
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Height:

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:

Unknown - Tell us

Hardiness:

Unknown - Tell us

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Sun to Partial Shade

Light Shade

Bloom Color:

Pink

Coral/Apricot

Bloom Time:

Late Winter/Early Spring

Mid Spring

Late Spring/Early Summer

Mid Summer

Late Summer/Early Fall

Mid Fall

Blooms repeatedly

Foliage:

Evergreen

Other details:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Requires consistently moist soil; do not let dry out between waterings

Suitable for growing in containers

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Reseda, California

Miami Beach, Florida

Alvin, Texas

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Jul 2, 2007, AmandaTaylor7 from Alvin, TX (Zone 9a) wrote:

What a perfect border plant! If you are looking for a Hibiscus to plant that won't grow very tall, this is the one you're searching for! These also come in bright yellow, vibrant red and a peach color. They only grow 13 to 16 inches tall and flower as much as a regular foll-grown hibiscus plant.

These plants will bloom better in a little bit of shade per day (in the heat of the day/afternoon). I have mine in full sun and when the weather's been dry and the sun's been beating down on them (and it's HOT outside) the edges of the flowers will sometime fade to an almost white. But they are still every bit as beautiful! I boguht mine (a yellow one and a pink one) at the Hone Depot here for $2.98. A good buy!!