Hibiscus hybrid ‘Aussie Pearl’ – Native Hibiscus

 

A lovely shrub for low maintenance gardens, it has white flowers with a pink tinge to the petal edges. Useful for informal hedging and screening, it is compact and bushy as well as hardy. It can take heat and humidity, drought and frost. Fast growing to 2 metres high, it is also good for containers.  The flower petals are edible. It is a cross between Hibiscus heterophyllus and H. divaricatus.

Scientific Name:Hibiscus hybrid
Family:Malvaceae
Common Name:Native Hibiscus
Plant Type:Small shrub, Large shrub
Height:1.5 ~ 2 metres
Width:1 ~ 1.5 metre
Flower Colour:White, Pink
Flowering Time:Spring, Summer, Autumn
Ph Level:Acid, Neutral, Alkaline
Soil Type:Sandy, Clay, Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam, Potting mix, Poor soil
Plant Environment:Low maintenance garden, Poolside, Container growing, Cottage garden, Flower garden, Coastal garden, Drought resistant
Climate Zone:Tropical, Sub-tropical, Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean, Cool, Semi-arid
Light:Sunny, Light shade, Half shade
Planting Season:Any
Growth Habit:Evergreen, Dense foliage, Open foliage, Mound-shaped
Lifespan:Perennial
Soil Moisture:Dry, Well-drained, Moist moderate drainage
Frost Tolerance:Tolerates light frost
Plant Usage:Screen, Windbreak
Special Uses:Edible, Pollution tolerant, Fast growing
Attracts Wildlife:Bees, Butterflies, Other insects

Neutrog Bush Tucker & medal

Angus recommends Bush Tucker fertilizer for this plant.

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