Hibiscus rosa-sinensis 'Sunset Yellow' 2
Hibiscus rosa-sinensis 'Sunset Yellow' 2

Hibiscus rosa-sinensis 'Sunset Yellow'
(Hibiscus)
(Chinese Hibiscus )
USDA Zone: 10A-11
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Origin: China
Type: Evergreen Shrubs

Typical Height: 6’-8’
(1.8-2.4mts)
Typical Spread: 4’-8’
(1.2-2.4mts)

Growth: Fast
Drought Tolerance: Low
Salt Tolerance: Moderate
Wind Tolerance: N/A
Foliage Color: Green
Flower Color: Yellow
Flowering Season: Year-round
Flower Feature: Showy
Light Needs: High
Nutritional Needs: High
Human Hazards: None
Family: Malvaceae
Propagation: Cuttings
Leaf Type: Simple
Texture: Coarse
Environmental Issues: None

Typical sizes at the nursery:
3G (30”OA)

Typical planting distance:
36”-48” O.C.
(0.9-1.2mts)

Common Uses: Flowering shrubs; Hedge; Flowering pot plant; Specimen plant; Informal hedge; Formal hedge; Privacy screen
Category: Medium Shrubs

Notes:

+In this Photo:
Hibiscus rosa-sinensis 'Sunset Yellow'
(Hibiscus)
Flower close up

All sizes are approximates
Photo taken by:
All Landscape Data, Inc.
April 2015
Key Biscayne
Florida USA

Sources:
Betrock’s
Reference Guide to
Florida Landscape Plants

Landscape Plants for South Florida
A manual for gardeners, landscapers and homeowners.

The Landscape Manual
Prepared by the Miami-Dade County
Department of Planning and Zoning

Betrock’s
Plant Finder

Internet Sources:
http://www.treeland.com/plant-catalog-1/hibiscus-rosa-sinensis-hawaiian-sunset-hibiscus-hawaiian-sunset

http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/43889/

http://www.backyardgardener.com/annual/annual36.html