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Hibiscus Question

Posted by Hareball 8/Tx (My Page) on
Sun, Apr 17, 05 at 3:23

I bought a hibiscus last year and it did fine. Over the winter I didn't bother with it. It looked liked it died but there are leaves sprouting from the base of the plant. The main trunk? of the plant looks dead but I cut the whole plant down and the trunk is about 6" tall. Should I cut the rest of it or just leave it since there is growth at the bottom?

Question: Can anyone suggest a hibiscus with really, really big blooms? I mean like satalite dish sized blooms! :)

Thanks!


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RE: Hibiscus Question

All the growth will come back from the roots, so you can cut last years growth back all the way.
H. mocheutos has dinner plate size blooms - I think that may be the biggest.
Barb


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