New leaves on Hibiscus are curling up...

tishfromwis(z5 WI)June 28, 2008

My sistern-in-law's new leaves on her Hibiscus are curling up. Help, please. She is zone 8a. I don't have anymore info on the Hibiscus such as variety or what not...

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

Put a small amount of dishwashing soap in a spray bottle (you don't need alot) and spray each leaf front AND back, that is where they lay their eggs, real good, then the branches or stems also.
Don't rinse it off. Let it dry on.
Wait a couple of weeks, if you still have a problem, do it again.
You won't have to do it twice, but you can use Dawn dish washing soap and water whenever you have a problem.
Good Luck!

    Bookmark   June 28, 2008 at 9:31PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Searching for Hibiscus Bloom Holder
I'm looking for a glass tabletop "vase" designed...
Hibiscus Sabdariffa seeds
aka: Roselle or Tea Hibiscus I recently tried tea that...
Help with Hibiscus
Hi! I recently bought a bunch of hibiscus on clearance...
help with hibiscus
My hibiscus blooms all winter inside. When I take...
Abelmoschus Manihot problem
I have a question about my Abelmoschus Manihot. I've...
Sponsored Products
Marina Soap Dish
Signature Hardware
Olive Branch Candle
$60.00 | Horchow
Euphoria Indoor-Outdoor Cordless LED Table Lamp
Lamps Plus
English Garden Floral Arrangement
$339.00 | FRONTGATE
New Englander Red and Dahlia Rectangular: 5 Ft. x 8 Ft. Rug
$642.83 | Bellacor
Villeroy & Boch New Wave Caffe Espresso Cups,Saucers and Spoons Set
Forbes Genuine Leather Aluminum Base Chair, Black, Black
Zuri Furniture
ELK Lighting Quinton Parlor 66217-1 Pendant - 11W in. - Oiled Bronze - 66217-1
$222.00 | Hayneedle
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™