African rosemallow, Rose mallow, False roselle, Maroon mallow, Red leaved hibiscus, Red shield hibiscus
Creates decorative landscapes, hedges, beds, containers and a pot plant feature. A charming everred-nevergreen shrub. Its high resistance to root-knot nematodes makes it an excellent crop in place after tomatoes and other solanaceous vegetables that are affected by nematodes. It is used for medicinal purposes and in culinary.