Hibiscus vitifolius Yellow
Tropical Rose Mallow
Bright yellow flowers make this plant the perfect accent to any perennial flower garden. Deeply lobed leaves grow on tall stems. The plant is very attractive to butterflies and birds and is drought tolerant making it perfect for dry areas and xeriscape landscapes. Cannot tolerate frost but can be grown as an annual in colder regions.
Hibiscus grows well as a container plant for the home or greenhouse in addition to being a specimen plant for border gardens and perennial landscapes
Treat as a tropical that cannot tolerate frost.
1. Native of India to Malaysia
2. Hardy outdoors year round in zones 9+ otherwise use as an annual or container plant
3. Similar in characteristics as jute and grown for it fiber