Hibiscus (Roselle, Red Drops) - Hibiscus sabdariffa
Perennial. Tropical grown as annual in temperate climates. Papery flower blooms give way to the bright red, fleshy calyces that are used fresh for jelly, syrup or wine or dried in herbal teas where they impart a bright red color and tart flavor.
Organically grown - 20 seeds/pkt.
Planting & Care
Soil & Water:Tropical plant that prefers full sun and a long growing season.
Planting & Growing:Seed must be scarified and soaked overnight in warm water. Plant, barely covered, and keep very warm and evenly moist until germination (about 1 week), Space plants 1 feet apart.
Harvesting & Storage:Harvest flower and calyx to use fresh or dry for later use.