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Hibiscus rose mallow 'Moy Grande'   

Hibiscus moscheutos

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Moy Grande is part of the Hibiscus genus and is a Hibiscus rose mallow variety. Its scientific name is Hibiscus moscheutos 'Moy Grande'. Moy Grande is a variety of hybrid Hibiscus rose mallow . Blooms appear in these approximate colours:   Brick red and   Shocking pink. When mature, blooms are roughly 30.5 cm (that's 11.89 inches in imperial) in diameter.

Perennial, hard zones 5-10. Huge pink flowers summer, developed at the San Antonio Botanical Garden by Dr. Moy. Mulch well to conserve moisture.

Moy Grande grows as a Perennial and is a Ornamental. Being a Perennial, it tends to grow best over several years (approx 3 years and greater). Moy Grande is known for its Shrub habit and growing to a height of approximately 1.52 metres (4.94 feet). This variety tends to bloom in early summer.

United States is believed to be where Moy Grande originates from.

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Moy Grande have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Moy Grande

  • Full Sun

  • Medium

Plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Moy Grande is thought of as half hardy, so protect with a row cover whenever the temperatures drop. Use USDA Hardiness Zone 5 - 10 as your guideline for the appropriate climate for this plant.

Growing Moy Grande from seed

Transplanting Moy Grande

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Moy Grande is a half hardy plant.

Harvesting Moy Grande

Moy Grande folklore & trivia

Texas Superstar Perennial

Other Names for Hibiscus rose mallow 'Moy Grande'

Texas Giant Hibiscus, Hibiscus rose mallow