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Lady Baltimore Hibiscus

Hibiscus moscheutos 'Lady Baltimore'


Height - 3 feet

Width - 3 feet

Plant Type

Adapted perennial

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Full sun to part shade

Other common names

Hardy Hibiscus,

Rose Mallow,

Swamp Mallow

Save Water   Medium water required
More Color   Large, soft pink flowers from summer to fall
Attract Wildlife   Hummingbirds and butterflies love the flowers
Reduce Maintenance   Deadheading spent blooms is optional
Texas Tough    'Lord Baltimore' cultivar is considered a Texas Superstar!

Interesting Facts

Produces very large flowers, up to 12 inches in diameter.  Each flower is soft pink with a bright pink center.  Each flower only lasts for one day.  The Texas Smartscape plant database recommends hybridized cultivars 'Southern Belle' and 'Lord Baltimore' as equally well-suited to our climate.  The 'Lord Baltimore' cultivar, with bright red flowers instead of pink, is actually considered a Texas Superstar plant!

'Lady Baltimore' Hibiscus in Frisco

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