For customers and clients who want to make a bold statement in the garden or landscape, you can't go wrong with this glorious hibiscus. Award-winning Midnight Marvel displays extra-large, 8-9" flowers of pure red amid deep purple, maplelike foliage. It boasts an extended bloom period and great perennializing qualities. The vibrant coloration, along with the gorgeous round blooms, makes quite an impression on garden visitors, such as butterflies and hummingbirds. These pollinating powerhouses love hibiscus for its bright red flowers, you'll love its carefree nature. Easy to grow and deer resistant. Makes a fine choice for borders, focal point plantings and mixed beds. PP24079
Hardiness Zones 4-9
Mature Height 4 feet
Bloom Time July - October (Midsummer to early fall)
Light Requirements Full Sun, Half Sun / Half Shade
Maple-like purple foliage that is thick and leathery
Mature Spread :
4 - 5 feet
4 - 5 feet
Planting Instructions :
Dig a hole deep enough to accommodate the roots without bending them. Roots should be just below the soil surface with the crown at the soil level.
Soil Moisture :
Will Tolerate :
Acidic Soil, Clay Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil
Pruning Instructions :
None, except to prune into desired form
Winter Care :
Mulch +/- 2"
Planting Depth :
Top of plant should be even with soil level or slightly above.
Watering Requirements :
Average water needs. Water regularly, do not let the soil dry out.
Fertilization Requirements :
Once per year
Special Care :
K. van Bourgondien times its shipments from Holland so that bulbs arrive at the proper planting time
climatic conditions) for each area of North America.
We take advance reservations, and then just as soon as the crops are
harvested, our staff of K.
van Bourgondien experts makes an on-the-spot selection of the finest bulbs available to fill those
We will pack and ship your order based on the following schedules.
Orders for gift certificates will be shipped immediately.
Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship any plant items from late June through August.
General merchandise will be shipped with your plant order.
The type of product you order or the weather in our area or yours may affect the anticipated
schedule.Large orders may be shipped in more than one
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provided on your order confirmation.Please note that we cannot ship outside of the 48
contiguous states. Click here for zone map.
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