Hibiscus hybrid ‘Citrus Mist’

A useful and decorative tall shrub to 2 metres tall, with large showy and lightly fragrant lemon yellow flowers with dark red centres.  It is compact, and can be pruned after flowering to further encourage a more dense habit. Great for screening and informal hedging, coastal gardens.  Flower petals are edible and can be used for jam, syrup and cordial.  Can be grown in all states, and has the advantage of being tolerant of light frost and drought. Can have occasional spikiness to stems.

Scientific Name:Hibiscus
Family:Malvaceae
Common Name:Hibiscus
Plant Type:Large shrub
Height:1.5 ~ 2.5 metres
Width:1 ~ 1.5 metre
Flower Colour:Yellow, Pink, Purple
Flowering Time:Spring, Summer, Autumn, All year
Ph Level:Acid, Neutral
Soil Type:Sandy, Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam, Potting mix
Plant Environment:Low maintenance garden, Poolside, Container growing, Flower garden, Coastal garden, Drought resistant
Climate Zone:Tropical, Sub-tropical, Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean
Light:Sunny, Light shade
Growth Habit:Evergreen
Lifespan:Perennial
Soil Moisture:Dry, Well-drained, Moist moderate drainage
Frost Tolerance:Tolerates light frost
Plant Usage:Hedge, Feature plant, Screen, Fragrant
Special Uses:Edible, Playground friendly
Attracts Wildlife:Butterflies

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