Common Rose Mallow, Crimsoneyed Rosemallow, Marsh Mallow Hibiscus moscheutos

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Botanical Name:

Hibiscus moscheutos

Family:

Malvaceae

Genus:

Hibiscus

Species:

moscheutos

Common Name:

Common Rose Mallow, Crimsoneyed Rosemallow, Marsh Mallow

Seeds Per Pound:
42,676
Quantity:
0.7 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
44
Germination:
94%
Germination Test Type:
Actual
Purity:
99%
Height:
4-7 feet
Collection Locale:
Pennsylvania
Crop Year:
2016
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
6
In Stock: 0.7 lb
Prices
  • Hibiscus moscheutos

Items are priced on a curve, you can buy any 'bulk quantity' up to what we have in stock, some examples are:
1 packet
4.95
10 g
18.50
1 oz
29.95
Growing Info, follow in order:
Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours.
Stratification: none required.
Germination: sow seed 1/16" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed.
Other: Seed needs warm temperatures after sowing to germinate (75 degrees F +).
In a Nutshell:
* Swamp-rose Mallow or Rose mallow ( Hibiscus moscheutos ) is a cold-hardy perennial wetland plant that can grow in large colonies. The hirsute leaves are of variable morphology, but commonly found as deltoidal in form and sometimes having up to three lobes. It is found in wetlands and along the riverine systems of the southeastern United States from Texas to the Atlantic states, its territory extending northward to southern Ontario . more...
* White, pink, or rose flowers to 6", usually with a crimson base; a swamp plant; very salt tolerant; flowers in late summer; native to eastern U.S. to Michigan, south to Alabama,
* The leaves and roots abound in mucilage. Like many other plants in this family, they are demulcent and emollient and are used in the treatment of dysentery, lung ailments and urinary ailments. an infusion of the dried stalks has been used in the treatment of inflammation of the bladder. more...