Hibiscus moscheutos, VA Ecotype
Crimsoneyed Rosemallow, VA Ecotype
Showy long-lived species in wet meadows and at the water's edge.
General Product Information:
Item Number: HIBMOS01
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: 47,000
Seeding Rate: When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 1.0% and not more than 5.0% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fine