double confederate rose

clc70(8 Wa.)July 9, 2011

I got this seed in a round robin last winter. Got good germination, but they are not roses. Some kind of shrub, hibiscus maybe? Leaves are light green, heart shaped with a serated edge. Sound familiar to anyone?

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clc70, confederate rose is hibiscus family. It does grow like a tree/shrub. Very pretty when blooming. Hope this helps. you can google it and get more info on it.

    Bookmark   July 10, 2011 at 1:06AM
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It's Hibiscus mutabilis. Common names alone on seed packets can be very confusing, but your new shrub should be hardy in your zone and very pretty.

    Bookmark   July 10, 2011 at 6:29AM
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clc70(8 Wa.)

Thanks all. I got 16 plants germinated.

    Bookmark   July 10, 2011 at 12:12PM
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