Tropical Hibiscus
Hibiscus rosa-sinensis 'White Kalakaua'

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

6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

8-10 ft. (2.4-3 m)

Spacing:

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Hardiness:

USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)

USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)

USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Bloom Color:

White/Near White

Bloom Time:

Blooms all year

Foliage:

Evergreen

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Regional

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

Clearwater, Florida

, Washington

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Apr 7, 2012, john509 from forrestfield
Australia wrote:

i live in western australia had this plant for many years it grows over 6' high 2-3 feet wide flowers all year round have not seen it with out flowers and rich green folidage

Positive

On Jul 1, 2006, shellabella from West Central, FL (Zone 9b) wrote:

This is a new Tropical Hibiscus for me this year. So far it seems to have many buds and blooms. The flowers are very large-about 6 inches when fully opened and last about 2 days. I have it planted so that it gets late afternoon shade. I imagine it will be incredible when it is mature size.