Hibiscus moscheutos, Delmarva Peninsula-MD/DE Ecotype
Crimsoneyed Rosemallow, Delmarva Peninsula-MD/DE Ecotype
A showy long-lived species in wet meadows and at the water's edge.
General Product Information:
Item Number: HIBMOS02
Species Type: Native
Herbaceous Flowering Species, Wet Meadows & Wetlands
Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Characteristics: Multi-stemmed; crown-forming.
Habitat: Alluvial meadows, swamp forest edges, brackish marshes.
Bloom Period: Early June to September
Flower Color: White with red base
Foliage Color: Gray-green
Height: Up to 6.5 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 10 in
pH: 4.0 – 7.5
Pollinator Value: Low
Indicator Regions (view map & key):
Northcentral & Northeast: OBL
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: OBL
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: OBL
Shade: Full Sun
Approximate seeds per lb: 200,000
Seeding Rate: When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 0.5% and not more than 3.0% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fine