Cottonwood hibiscus for sale – Easy plant to grow, with edible leaves and flowers, mostly grown for the ornamental flowers and the leaves, planting in early spring to summer, better to buy plant or another option to start from seeds yet more challenging.
Cottonwood hibiscus – information before buying:
Growing information: perennial plant, growing hardiness zone: 9-11, but mostly grown as house plant, water needed – small to average amount, light conditions – full sun to full shade, height: 3-10m, 10-30 feet.
Blooming in the spring to summer in saucer shaped flowers that appear in yellow and become to red color.
Flowers harvesting in spring to summer and can be used eaten raw or cooked.
Leaves can be harvest all the year and can be used for eaten raw, cooked or stuffed.
Alternative names: Sea hibiscus, Hibiscus tiliaceus