|Care||Apply a dressing each spring and mulch around them for the summer. Keep the ground moist, water deeply when needed. As the plant begins to close down for the winter prune back almost to ground level.|
|Common names||Summerific Series|
|Flowers||Yes, Spring, Summer & Autumn.|
|Flower description||Flowers come in a few different colours and patterns.|
|Foliage||‘Midnight Marvel’-the darkest of dark reds with bronze foliage. 'Cherry Cheesecake' - shades of pink and white with a dark pink centre with green foliage.|
|Growth||100cm (h) x 80cm (w)|
|Growth rate||After winter Hibiscus ‘Summerific’ will grow very fast from the underground crown.|
|Habit||The ‘Summerific’ Series are different in that they are deciduous, Yes, that is right they lose their leaves in winter but they are incredibly hardy.|
|Origin||North America / trialed in South East Queenland.|
|Position||Full Sun / Part Shade|
|Pot size||200mm Pots.|
|Soil type||Most garden soils should be satisfactory, loosen the soil up and work in compost around the areas where you are planting.|
|Uses||Planted as a background to the garden they show out, the flowers are so large and dramatic.|
Hibiscus 'Cherry Cheesecake'
Hibiscus 'Midnight Marvel'