Rock Rose Details

Rock Rose

  • Botanical Name: Pavonia lasiopetala
  • Plant Type: Perennial
  • Light Requirement: Full Sun, Partial Shade
  • Water Demand: Low, Medium
  • Landscape Use:
  • Ornamental Value: Pink
  • Native/Adapted: Native
  • Wildlife Value: Butterflies (nectar source)
  • Season: Spring, Summer, Fall
  • Deciduous/Evergreen: Deciduous
  • Plant Form: Spreading
  • Plant Spread: 3'
  • Plant Height: 3'


1 1/2-inch miniature rose-pink hibiscus flowers all season long from spring through fall. Prune back each spring to remove damaged foliage and to maintain form. Reseeds easily.

Perennial Care Guide