Hibiscus grandiflorus
(Swamp Rosemallow)

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Facts About this Plant:

    Common Names: Swamp Rosemallow, Large-Flowered Hibiscus, Velvet Hardy Mallow, Pink Swamp Hibiscus
    Lifespan: Perennial
    Zones: 6 - 10
    Type: Forb
    Bloom Time: March - October
    Status: Native

Hibiscus grandiflorus, or Swamp Rosemallow, is native to Florida, and also the extreme south counties of Georgia, Mississippi and Alabama and the extreme southwest of Louisiana and two neighboring counties in Texas. It is a perennial, that grows in moist to wet areas, like floodplains, along streams, lakes, canals, shorelines, in ditches, pine woods, marshes and other wet areas.

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