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Our Plants

Hollywood Jolly Polly Hibiscus rosa-sinensis '5179’ PP25662

Everyone’s happier when JOLLY POLLY is around. She’s so cheerful and enthusiastic, brightening everyone’s day with her pink petals and relentless charm.  She’s an indispensible part of LEADING LADY’s entourage. “The best personal assistant I’ve ever had,” according to the in-demand beauty. When she has time to herself, she likes to spend it with STARSTRUCK, who enjoys the perks of being best friends with a Hollywood power player’s assistant. You’ll find them cruising LA in JOLLY POLLY’s convertible Mini Cooper, their teacup puppies dressed to impress and carefully buckled in the backseat. Looking for makeup tips? Hit up JOLLY POLLY, who’s happy to share her highlight routine.

You might be a JOLLY POLLY if:

  • You’re almost ridiculously good-natured.
  • Enthusiastic about pretty much everything, especially teacup puppies.
  • Happy to share beauty secrets. 

Bloom time: Spring 'til first frost

Light: Full Sun-6 of more hours of direct sunlight daily

Hardiness: Zone 9-Protect your patio planters by bringing them indoors in the winter.

Size: 3' H x 3' W when planted in the landscape. Patio plantings can be pruned to maintain an optimal size

Spacing: 3-4'

Water: Keep soil moist until established

Prune: As needed and desired to maintain shape

Plant Food:  Apply slow release once per year in early Spring

Mulch: Keep a layer of mulch around the base of the plant year-round to conserve water and reduce weeds.

Ideas for Use: Hollywood Hibiscus are perfect to add to your landscape as colorful tropical annuals, and also make beautiful container plants to display on your patio or around your pool.