Light pink overlapping petals with a deep maroon eye & prominent stemen topped on a loosely branched shrub

Each branch holds 5-6 blooms

Found naturally near wetlands, streams, & ponds

Blooms in full to partial sun July-Sept

Grows 4-5ft tall in medium to moist soil

Great for raingardens

Attracts butterflies

Deer resistant

Cut back stalks in fall

New growth will emerge in spring

Sold in 2x3 inch pots

Hibiscus laevis - Smooth rose mallow