Hot head Hollywood Hibiscus

Hibiscus rosa-sinensis ‘A117-8’

Lannes via J. Berry Nursery

Container suggestions

Sun-loving annuals, perennials and ground covers in a mixed container.

Consumer care requirements

Place in a location that receives six or more hours of sunlight daily, keep soil moist, not saturated, and protect in temperatures below 33 degrees.


Extremely compact habit

Grows to height/width

4 to 5 feet high by 4 to 5 feet wide

How long has it been on the market?

One year

Sun/shade requirements

Full Sun

USDA Zones

9-10 Hardiness

Key features

Hot Head Hollywood Hibiscus has a vivid true-red color, multi-day lasting blooms, outstanding bud and bloom count, deep green foliage, a natural compact growth habit and resistance to bacterial leaf spot.

Display tip

The Hollywood Hibiscus brand lends itself to a multitude of creative merchandising ideas, due to its “celebrity” name. Try using the Hollywood sign and vintage projectors and cameras on an endcap display, make star cutouts for an exciting Walk of Fame near the storefront, or create a Hollywood Hibiscus Selfie Station where customers can take photos with their favorite varieties.

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