NCBG Seeds Scarlett Rose-Mallow
Elegant scarlet flowers are very attractive to butterflies and hummingbirds. Scarlet rose-mallow adds a lush, tropical look to North Carolina landscapes. However, this vigorous and sturdy southeastern native perennial is perfectly hardy here. Grow scarlet rose-mallow as a focal point in the garden. This showy herbaceous perennial grows more shrublike and produces more flowers as it matures. Try growing this plant in your perennial border or at the edge of a pond. The Hibiscus genus supports up to 18 lepidoptera species.