B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Hibiscus mutabilis b.s. is cold hardy
USDA Zone:8 10° to 20°F (-12° to -6.5°C)
|Type of plant - shrub to tree
Flower or inflorescence:
PINK, darker basal, to 12cm. dia.
capsule....germination can be irregular, 1-20 weeks
to 17x15cm., palm. lobed
|Height, in meters: 5
Height, in feet: 16.50
|Hibiscus mutabilis b.s. sales history
Synonyms (alternative names) for Hibiscus mutabilis b.s.:
|Hibiscus sinensis, Hibiscus sinensis (mill.),|
Common names for Hibiscus mutabilis b.s.:
|Changing Rose, Chiu k'uei, Chiu kuei, Confederate Rose, Cotton Rose, Fu rong ye, Fuyo, Mu fu jung, Mu fu jung ye, Rose Mallow, Ti fu jung, Waru Landak,|
Hibiscus mutabilis b.s.
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|31||: House and Container Plant Seed List|
|34||: Oriental Herb and Vegetable Seed List|
|Not all Oriental Herbs are Culinary, or even edible. Be sure to correctly identify and prepare all herbs and vegetables before use.|
|36||: Herb Seed List Culinary Medicinal Dye and Aromatic|
|Not all medicinal, dye or aromatic plants are edible, some are toxic if eaten and others are dangerous if applied to the skin. Please check uses for plants.|
|40||: Shrub Seed List, Hardy and Tender|
|51||: Chinese Native and Introduced Plants|
|84||: Economic Fibre Plant Seed List|
|161||: Edible Flowers|
|Some flowers are poisonous if not cooked. Some are only edible while in bud. Identify and correctly prepare all flowers before eating. Do not eat flowers that have been sprayed with weedkiller or other chemicals.|
|185||: Plant Species whose germination is improved by Smoke|
|"Smoke" contains a butenolide compound produced by certain plants when heated, it speeds up or starts the germination of seeds from many different genera.|
|190||: Trees and Shrubs For Mediterranean Climates|
Some knowledge about growing from seed is necessary to germinate even the easiest seeds.
Most seeds require humidity to germinate, even desert plants like
require that their growing medium remains moist until germination.|
Most seeds require oxygen to germinate, if buried too deep in their growing medium, or if the medium is too wet,
the seeds may not get the oxygen they require.
Hibiscus mutabilis b.s. seeds will usually germinate in 15-30 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.
Chip and soak.