Hibiscus 'Fantasia' PP11853
Series Name: Fleming's Hardy Hibiscus; Common Names: Rose Mallow, Swamp Mallow, Hardy Hibiscus, Dinner-Plate Hibiscus, Fleming hybrid Hibiscus, or Perennial Hibiscus.
Zones: 4 to 9.
Full Sun to part shade.
Mature height 3 feet, width 1 to 2 feet.
Huge, dinner plate sized 8 to 9 inch wide flowers sit atop compact, mounded, shrub-like plants from mid to late summer. Each successive spring will bring larger flowers. This selection produces great numbers of ruffled, rose-pink flowers with a red eye.
The distinctively lobed, maple-like leaves are of heavy substance and add to the substantial look of this plant. It's hard to believe this tropical-looking beauty is hardy to zone 4!