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Dombeya elegans, Pink Cloud, Mahot Rose

Dombeya elegans

Pink Cloud, Mahot Rose
Family: Malvaceae
Subfamily: Dombeyoideae
Origin: Reunion
Small tree 10-20 ftFull sunSemi-shadeRegular waterPink flowersAttracts butterflies, hummingbirdsSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

An evergreen large shrub 6 to 12 feet tall that blooms over a long period from spring to fall with bright pink clusters of flowers. Plant in full sun to part shade and irrigate occasionally. Hardy to 20-25F. The plant has a compact growth habit, similar to D. Seminole.


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