Hibiscus coccineus Red is a species of Hibiscus that is very hardy and tropical looking. It can handle zone 6 and possibly colder winters. Plants grow 6 to 9 feet tall and dies back to the ground in winter. The leaves are green and resemble? a thin leaf Maple. The stems on the red form are pink to red in color which is a great contrast with the foliage. The flowers are large 6inches to 12 inches across. The petals are a bit thinner than many of the hybrid Hibiscus which gives it a unique look.
Plants are grown in 3 to 4 inch pots.