Promoting the Use of Native Plant Species in the Home Landscape

Rose Mallow

Plant Leaf

Full Plant

Plant Berry/Flower

Latin Name: Hibicus moscheutos

Flower Description:

Large, 5 petaled white or pink flowers with red centers.

FamilyMallow
Season BloomJuly-Sept
HabitatSun, marshes, shallow water. Michigan's native Hibiscus.
CyclePerennials
Height4'-5'
Leaf DescriptionLarge, heart-shaped, grayish-green, fuzzy leaves.
Soil Type Wet
Light Source Sun
LocationRain Garden