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NATIVE ROSELLA

Native Rosella Flowers By Poyt448 Peter Woodard [CC0], from Wikimedia CommonsBotanical Name: Hibiscus heterophyllus
Description

Hibiscus heterophyllus is a tall erect shrub. The flowers have a large crimson central blotch and are up to about 15 cm across. The leaves are either narrow, broader or deeply lobed, up to 15 cm long. 6m.

Other Names: native hibiscus
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Plant Information or Specifications

Preferred Climate

Subtropical
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Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions)

1-2m

Can it Handle Frosts?

Yes

Amount of leaves in Winter?

All Leaves (Evergreen)

 

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Native Rosella (Seedling) 10/10

KMP's Edible Fruits
Update: 2750 days 0hrs

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we plant 6 plants each year. Yield is good. We make jam from the calix  after flowering. The flowers are very attractive. Since we learned the trick of using an apple corer to remove the calix from the seed , jam making is much faster!

Fruiting Months March, April, May

Planted: 2010

Height 1.5 metres

Growing: In the Ground

Qty: 6

Fruit Harvest: 1.5 kilograms per Year

First Fruited: 1 Years from purchase in pot

Sun/Shade: Full Sun

Water Given in: Winter

Fertiliser or Organics Used: blood and bone; ozmocote


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Native Rosella (Seedling)

Kathy2's Edible Fruits
Update: 2385 days 23hrs

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Brand new for Xmas 2010. So excited! I already have a Hibiscus sabdariffa so now I can compare.


So far doesn't seem to be as fast growing as the African rosellas but they are in the ground and I have this on in a big pot .


Winter 2011: It is not liking the colder weather. Looking really sad and rangy. It is still flowering though so I have been removing the flowers to try and redirect its energies.


I have also moved it into a more sheltered position and piled bags of decomposing mulch around the pot to try and give it some warmth. Fingers crossed that it helps.


It is annual. Didn't make it through Winter. Next time round will collect seeds - if I can find another one!!!


Planted: 2010

Height 1 metres

Growing: In a Pot

Qty: 1

Sun/Shade: Medium Sun

Pollination: No

Pest Control: Scale loves it! It gets together in huge clumps that look revolting. And wherever the scale attacks it, the branch starts rotting. It is pretty gross. I have been using pest oil but with al


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Native Rosella

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Update: 3311 days 5hrs

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native to high rainforest ridgelines but not hardy in the valleys. Ok substutute for the True rosella, but the exotic original is far superior in flavour, colour and texture


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