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Hibiscus El Capitolio Tequila Sunrise, Hibiscus

Hibiscus El Capitolio Tequila Sunrise

Hibiscus
Family: Malvaceae
Large shrub 5-10 ft tallFull sunSemi-shadeKeep soil moistPink flowersYellow, orange flowersSubtropical, mature plant cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short timeFlood tolerantSeaside, salt tolerant plant

Hibiscus El Capitolio Tequila Sunrise is a stunning showstopper of a shrub. Reaching heights of 5 - 10 feet, this large shrub is a hybrid of hibiscus and has pendant double-skirted flowers. It is easy to grow and fast-growing, making it the perfect choice for any gardener looking for a showy shrub to add to their garden.

This hybrid is highly resistant to drought, heat and diseases, making it a low-maintenance choice for any gardener. Plus, it can be easily propagated from cuttings, making it even easier to care for. It can also be trained into a standard tree shape if desired, but usually grows into a large multi-branched woody shrub.

Hibiscus El Capitolio Tequila Sunrise blooms almost constantly and can produce both pink and yellow or orange flowers. The blooms are quite showy and will bring color to any garden. Plus, it is a versatile plant that can be grown in different climates and soils, as it is flood and seaside salt tolerant.

When it comes to caring for Hibiscus El Capitolio Tequila Sunrise, the shrub prefers full sun or semi-shade and will need to have the soil kept moist. The mature plant is cold hardy and can tolerate temperatures down to 30s F for a short time, making it suitable for USDA Zone 9 - 11. If you live in a colder region, you can grow it in a pot and bring it indoors over the winter.

Overall, Hibiscus El Capitolio Tequila Sunrise is a beautiful and low-maintenance shrub that will bring color and life to any garden. With its ability to tolerate different climates and soils, it is a great choice for any gardener.


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