Hibiscus Plants
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Hibiscus

Zone Phoenix, AZ 85050 | Chuck4126 added on March 2, 2018 | Answered

I live in Phoenix, AZ - I believe Zone 9. I want to know which specific variety of the hibiscus plant is the best at surviving our hot summer heat planted in full sun all day. I need specifics so I know what to ask for when I go to the nursery. As a second condition, I also want the hibiscus to grow to about 8 - 10 feet tall. Please help. Thank You!

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BushDoctor
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Answered on March 3, 2018

You can safely do any tropical hibiscus, as long as you cover the stump in winter. This article wil lhelp you in selecting the proper cultivar for your area: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/garden-how-to/gardening-by-zone/zone-9-10-11/zone-9-hibiscus-varieties.htm

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