Saxapahaw, NC

The Flower of Carolina


  • Product Info

    Crimson-eyed Rose-Mallow (Hibiscus moscheutos)
    Mallow Family
    Blooms: White and crimson, 3-4 weeks, July-Sept
    Leaves: Ovate, simple, 3-8”
    Height: 5-7’
    Space: 3-4’
    Soil: Average-Moist-Wet
    Exposure:  Full sun-Part sun-Part shade
    Fauna: Host to 28 butterfly & moth species, butterflies, hummingbirds, specialist bees, bumblebees, long-tongue bees
    Deer Resistance: Moderate
    Zone: 4-9
    Seeds: 1” capsules contain a ring of seeds
    Native Status: NC Native, common across the state
    Provenance: NC seed grown