Hibiscus Plum Crazy (Hibiscus moscheutos ‘Plum Crazy’)

Hibiscus Plum Crazy

  • Large, Plum Blooms
  • Blooms Like Crazy
  • Great Maple-Leaf Shaped Foliage
  • Attracts Pollinators Not Deer Or Rabbits

Hibiscus Plum Crazy (Rose Mellow), is an absolutely beautiful shrub with flowers and foliage that are both purple! Hibiscus moscheutos ‘Plum Crazy’, has breathtaking 10″ plum flowers with purple streaking centers. These large plum flowers nicely complement this shrub’s dark purple maple-cut leaves.

Blooming like crazy from mid to late summer, its flowers are adored by butterflies.

‘Plum Crazy’ needs well-drained, humus enriched soil; but will tolerate wet soils. It has a bushy form but the outstanding flowers bloom in masses all in purple color.

Use as a hedge, accent plant, or in plant in mass. It is recommended that these be cut to about 6 inches from the ground in late winter. While they are magnets for butterflies and pollinators, deer and rabbits tend to leave them alone.

Hibiscus Plum Crazy (Hibiscus moscheutos ‘Plum Crazy’) Details

Common name Hibiscus Plum Crazy
Botanical name Hibiscus moscheutos 'Plum Crazy'
Hardiness zone 4-9
Height 4 ft.
Width 18 -24 inches
Sunlight Full Sun, Partial Shade
Soil condition Widely Adaptable
Pollinator-friendly Yes
Flower color Purple
Leaf color Plum/Purple