Hibiscus 'Fireball' PP13631 Plant - Streambank Gardens

Hibiscus 'Fireball' Plants

  • $ 12.95

Hot! Hot! Hot!  'Fireball' is a consistent blaze of blooms that seems to never be extinguished.  Bred by the world renowned Fleming brothers, 'Fireball', has the cold hardiness and garden performance their plants are known for all wrapped up in complete package of landscape perfection.  The show starts in late spring with the heavily dissected purple foliage giving way to the radiant red blooms in early summer.  These large blooms (12" in diameter) are borne until mid-September.  The show is finished in late fall by a leaf color change to yellow before plants go dormant for the year.  Easy to grow, long lived, and a must try plant for the garden border.  Patented plant that cannot be propagated.
Mature Plant Size: 3'-4' Tall, 3' Spread   
Bloom Time: June-September
Light Exposure: Full Sun
Soil Type/pH: Well-drained/6.0-7.0
Hardiness Zones: 4-9
Fertilizer: If using compost apply an 1" at planting time and side dress annually in late fall or early spring.  If using a granular fertilizer, we recommend organic formulations, apply an all purpose formula in early spring annually.  It is only recommended to use liquid fertilizers when the growth is slow, and this is not normally needed.
Container Size: 4.5" Pot - Going dormant(may not have top growth, but great roots)

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