Winterizing my DinnerPlate Hibiscus

mamamonaNovember 7, 2009

Can anyone tell me which is preferable to mulch my Dinnerplate Hibiscus with: Pine needles, leaves, or other medium? I cut my plant about 8-10 inches from the ground once all the leaves are dead; and have used long pine needles in the past to mulch. Since I live in a very snowy/cold environment; and the plant continues to return/thrive each spring, should I change anything? thanks.

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rocket_09

i live in eastewrn nc. i have several hibiscus in my yard but know very little about them can anyone tell me how to winterize them

    Bookmark   November 8, 2009 at 1:05PM
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jean001(z8aPortland, OR)

Mulch with whatever is easily at hand.

    Bookmark   November 12, 2009 at 11:20AM
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