My Christmas Hibiscus

My little Hibiscus shrub is still only small,

barely 30 cm tall (approx. 12 inches),

but it has a huge heart and enormous flowers.

Look at that!

– ⋅ o ♥ o ⋅ –

This is my next entry in my Christmas Time Square as part of Becky’s ‘Time’ Square in December photo challenge.


This gorgeous, evergreen variety is Hibiscus Rio Clara ‘Shabby Chic’.  It has deep green leaves and produces rather large flowers with petals that are variegated from pink to a creamy-white, radiating from a dark centre.  I love it and can’t wait for it to grow up.

Author: Clare

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11 thoughts

    1. I understand your weather not being ‘right’. Over here we’ve already had terribly hot days and Hibiscus’ just loves the heat. They even tolerate dry conditions so I planted it in a part of my garden that I don’t water too frequently.

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