It is grown in tropical and subtropical climates. It has white flowers and green leaves and can grow up to 12 inches tall. Hibiscus plants may be annual and perennial herbaceous plants, as their leaves fall off and then grow again from their own seed. Their flowers are 2-5 inches wide and are trumpet shaped with 5-6 petals. The White Hibiscus symbolizes purity and fertilization. The hibiscus plant needs to grow in well-drained soil, so a pot with holes for drainage works best. Proper fertilization is very important and should be the lowest nitrogen level fertilizer that can be found. There are hundreds of different kinds of hibiscus plants and five different shapes of White Hibiscus; they include, mutablis hibiscus, trionum hibiscus, schizopetalus hibiscus, arnottianus hibiscus and moscheutos hibiscus. This beautiful plant is often found at both weddings and funerals, as their beauty gives a sense of purity, innocence and peace.
This is a great shrub to use around your home or business. It is beautiful when they are blooming and will add that special touch. It will grow to be around 15 feet high when fully grown. It will also grow well in full sunlight. This shrub will look great also in a flower garden or natural area. You will enjoy the little birds and hummingbirds that this shrub will attract.