Intricately ruffled flowers cover this unique showstopper thats sure to transform your garden or patio into a tropical paradise. These forms are made up of several young chinese hibiscus trees which have had their stems trained together early in their growth.
Flowers may be up to 6 inches diameter with colors ranging from yellow to peach to red.
Multi colored braided hibiscus tree. Growing braided hibiscus trees from these young plants takes several years and some maintenance but it is not difficult to make a braided hibiscus topiary. Bring the beautiful blooms of this braided double flowering hibiscus from cottage farms to your home. According to hidden valley hibiscus the braided hibiscus tree is a tropical plant that requires temperatures of 60 to 90 degrees fahrenheit to bloom.
With four different tropical flower colors from red to orange to fuchsia to yellow these combo trees are a riot of bright colors blooming all summer long. There is also a hibiscus mutabilis that has flowers that change color as they age so you end up with different colors on the same tree from the different aged flowers. What is a braided hibiscus.
This hibiscus is trained with a braided trunk and has blossoms which appear during spring summer and fall and even during the winter if kept sufficiently warm. The plants can grow to 15 feet tall in frost free areas. Hibiscus are large shrubs or small trees that produce huge colorful trumpet shaped flowers over a long season.
The braided hibiscus topiary forms a slender trunk with a closely cropped ball of foliage at the top. Multi colors of hibiscus in one plant. There are companies that braid different colors together.
Providing the tree with proper temperatures and the right amount of water allows it to grow successfully in other climates. First you need to get your hands on four young trees with stems no thicker than a pencil. Our braided stem multicolor hibiscus trees are vibrant colorful and just as cheerful and beautiful to look at as a real rainbow.
Hibiscus are deciduous shrubs with dark green leaves. The plant will produce the large deep throated flowers. How to form a hibiscus braided tree.