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Hibiscus moscheutos – Swamp Rose Mallow

Hibiscus moscheutos – Swamp Rose Mallow

This native perennial boasts stunning hibiscus-like flowers in vibrant shades of pink, red, or white, attracting a flurry of pollinators like bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds. With its low-maintenance nature and ability to thrive in various garden settings, from wet soils to partial shade, Swamp Rose Mallow is the perfect choice for adding color, charm, and ecological value to your outdoor space. Enjoy months of continuous blooms from midsummer to early fall, creating a lively and dynamic garden oasis.


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Single, 6-Pack, 9-Pack, Flat – DP 50

Common Name

Swamp Rose Mallow


Herbaceous Perennial


4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9

Native Range

Eastern United States

Height Range (ft.)

3.00 to 6.00

Spread (ft.)

2.00 to 4.00

Bloom Time

Early Fall, Summer

Bloom Description



Full Sun, Part Shade


Medium, Wet



Suggested Use

Border, Rain Garden


Deer, Wet Soil




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Product Description

Discover the enchanting beauty of Hibiscus moscheutos-Swamp Rose Mallow, a stunning native perennial that brings a touch of elegance to your garden. With its large, showy flowers and lush foliage, this plant is sure to become a focal point in any landscape.

Why Choose Swamp Rose Mallow?

  • Vibrant Blooms: Delight in the vibrant, hibiscus-like flowers of the Swamp Rose Mallow, available in shades of pink, red, or white, adding a splash of color to your outdoor space.
  • Attracts Pollinators: Bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds are drawn to the nectar-rich blooms, creating a lively and dynamic ecosystem in your garden.
  • Versatile Landscaping: Whether planted as a standalone specimen, in mixed borders, or near water features, the Swamp Rose Mallow thrives in various garden settings, offering versatility in design.
  • Low Maintenance: Once established, this hardy perennial requires minimal care, tolerating wet soils and thriving in full sun to partial shade.
  • Long Blooming Period: Enjoy extended bloom times from midsummer to early fall, ensuring months of continuous beauty in your garden.

Cultivation Tips:

  • Sun and Soil: Plant in moist, well-draining soil and provide full sun to part shade for optimal growth and blooming.
  • Watering: Regular watering is essential, especially during the plant’s establishment phase, ensuring healthy growth and abundant flowering.
  • Pruning: Trim back in late winter or early spring to promote vigorous growth and a tidy appearance.

Design Ideas:

  • Water’s Edge Beauty: Create a picturesque scene by planting Swamp Rose Mallow near ponds, streams, or water gardens, where its large, colorful blooms reflect in the water.
  • Wildlife Oasis: Foster biodiversity by incorporating this plant into pollinator gardens, attracting beneficial insects and enhancing the natural beauty of your landscape.
  • Mixed Borders: Pair with ornamental grasses, coneflowers, and daylilies for a dynamic and visually appealing border that thrives throughout the seasons.


Embrace the allure of Hibiscus moscheutos-Swamp Rose Mallow in your garden. With its captivating blooms, wildlife-friendly nature, and easy-care requirements, this perennial is a must-have for any garden enthusiast seeking beauty and functionality.


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