how can I grow dinnerplate hibiscus from seed?

nanaclaire(5b)September 29, 2010

I recently moved but brought a bunch of seeds from my beautiful dinnerplate hibiscus plant. How can I grow it from seed?

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princealbert(Aransas Pass TX)

nanaclaire,

I would suggest that you start them indoors since winter is coming on, then transplant them in the spring. If you wait until Jan or Feb to start them you won't have to worry with the watering, fertilizing, and associated problems (taking up space) with long term over wintering of plants.
pa

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hibiscusfan zone5-Northwest Ohio(5 northwest Ohio)

I soak mine in warm water overnight and then plant them in jiffy pellets about 1/4 inch deep. Waiting until Jan. or Feb. is a good idea.

    Bookmark   October 7, 2010 at 2:32PM
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