Head Over Heels Blush Hibiscus (Hibiscus moscheutos ‘RutHib1’)

Head Over Heels Blush Hibiscus

  • Large Pink and Red Blooms
  • Pollinator Friendly
  • Burgundy Foliage

Do you believe in love at first sight? Well, the Head Over Heels® Blush Hibiscus (Hibiscus moscheutos ‘RutHib1’) is ready to make you a believer. With stunning blooms and a hardy nature, this show-stopping hibiscus will make you blush and fall head over heels.

What is the Head Over Heels® Blush Hibiscus’s superpower that makes all passersby fall in love? Its blooms, of course! This hibiscus is unlike any you’ve seen before! With petals that flare out into a radiant skirt and a blush of pink that rivals the most spectacular tie-dye, these flowers reinvent the meaning of “showy.”

Head Over Heels® Blush Hibiscus blooms are perfectly ruffled like a flamenco dancer’s skirt and have deep red eyes that are will draw you in and make your knees weak. Oh! And did we mention these blooms are massive and abundant?

Like other romances that burn the hottest, these blooms only last one day, but don’t worry, this shrub blooms profusely summer into fall. So, you can rest easy knowing that more stunning blossoms will be waiting for you when you wake.

You will have to share these lovely blooms with butterflies, though. Pollinators can’t resist the striking red eyes of these hibiscuses.

The Head Over Heels® Blush Hibiscus’s flowers won’t be the only thing you fall in love with when it comes to this astounding shrub. Its striking foliage will make your heart flutter as well. With reddish to burgundy foliage, you’ll love these leaves as much as you love its blooms. Who needs wine with such rich and inviting leaves?

Gardeners also adore the Head Over Heels® Blush Hibiscus’s ability to die back each winter and return in spring with as much vigor and energy as the year before. And this variety also demonstrates a superb level of heat and sun tolerance. In fact, it loves to soak in the rays as it shoots towards the sky.

So, how do you keep such a blazing and stunning beauty happy? Plant your Head Over Heels® Blush Hibiscus in full sun with soil that doesn’t stay wet. This glorious hibiscus prefers medium moisture for best performance.

Head Over Heels Blush Hibiscus (Hibiscus moscheutos ‘RutHib1’) Details

Common name Head Over Heels Blush Hibiscus
Botanical name Hibiscus moscheutos 'RutHib1'
Hardiness zone 6-10
Growth rate Fast
Height 2 - 3 ft.
Width 3 - 4 ft.
Sunlight Full Sun
Moisture Medium
Soil condition Well Drained
Pollinator-friendly Yes
Flower color Pink and Red
Leaf color Perennial