- USDA Hardiness Zones 4-9
- Height 44-48 Inches Tall
- Spread 44-48 Inches Wide
The word that comes to mind for this one is, GORGEOUS! Its large irresistible white blooms with dark pink veins around a large eye is definitely a must have. This late summer bloomer has dark green foliage that makes for a perfect contrast. Bees and butterflies are sure to flock to this one, while it remains un bothered by deer.
The foliage is dark green. But it is the blooms that steal the show. They are large, reaching eight to nine inches. The color of these blooms is white with dark pink veins, and a noticeable red eye. Blooms season for this perennial is mid to late summer. The Summerific Cherry Choco Latte Hibiscus is also native to North America. Plant as a thriller in containers or as a focal point in landscapes. Works well as a border plant and does well when mass planted.
Summerific Cherry Choco Latte Hibiscus Care
Care for your Summerific Cherry Choco Latte Hibiscus is simple. This plant loves the sun and should be planted in full sun where it can receive at least six hours of sun each day. Soil should remain moist and be well drained. This plant is tolerant to all soil types but requires an acidic Ph level. Water needs for the Summerific Cherry Choco Latte Hibiscus are average. Keep watered will ensure larger blooms. Mulch generously for the first winter. Cut back in the spring before new growth emerges. Deadheading is not necessary but will improve appearance.
Summerific Cherry Choco Latte Hibiscus Spacing
When aiming for a seamless appearance, space your Summerific Cherry Choco Latte Hibiscus forty-eight inches, center on center. When used as a focal point, spacing should be fifty inches, center on center. If planting as a thriller in a container, use at minimum a fifteen gallon container.
Summerific Cherry Choco Latte Hibiscus Plant Facts
|USDA Hardiness Zones: 4-9|
|Flower Color(s): Pink & White|
|Bloom Period: Summer to Fall|
|Foliage Color(s): Green & Purple|
|Light Exposure: Partial Sun to Full Sun|
|Height Class: Tall|
|Height: 44-48 Inches|
|Spread: 44-48 Inches|
|Spacing: 44-48 Inches|
|Drought Tolerant: No|
|Features: Fall Interest; Long Blooming|
|Scientific Name: Summerific® 'Cherry Choco Latte' Hibiscus hybrid USPPAF|
|Common Name: Summerific® Cherry Choco Latte Hibiscus|
|Other Name(s): Rose Mallow; Hardy Perennial Hibiscus; Swamp Mallow|
|Brand: Proven Winners|
Please Note: The pictures below are to give a general representation of the different container sizes. The actual size/ages of plants are estimates and will vary based on; type of plant, time of year, last pruning & many other factors.
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Standard Colors: 2-3 business days
Special Order Colors: 8 weeks - this is due to the planter being custom made with the color(s) of your choice
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Time of Order:
- If there is extreme heat we’ll delay shipping.
- We’ll have to review what areas the plants are traveling through along with your location
Once your plant is shipped you’ll receive an email with tracking information. Depending on the above criteria we’ll ship your plant(s) towards beginning of the following week from your order. We put together this helpful guide of what to do when you receive your plants in the mail.
It is important to know that all of our plants are clearly labeled for which growing zones the plant can survive in. The plants are thoroughly trialed and tested in every growing zone before we state the plant can grow in a zone. Again, our #1 priority is to ship the plants to you healthy and ready to thrive in your location. So we will do everything in our power to do so.