"Hibiscus rosa-sinensis, 2015, Tropical hibiscus, rose of China, Hawaiian hibiscus, hye-BISS-kiss ROE-zuh-sye-NEN-siss, 3 Ft Tender Perennial, Z8, glossy, maple-like leaves and short-lived, holly-hocklike red flowers, G0
Evergreen houseplant. Native to China. Large showy blooms last a day or two. Spider mites can be a problem. Mine is in the greenhouse during the summer & indoors for winter. Blooms in Dec-Jan indoors."