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Hibiscus Limbs mostly Empty

Posted by rachaelboggan Texas (My Page) on
Wed, May 30, 12 at 18:16

Four branches are doing fantastic, tons of new growth, and growth of leaves at the base of the plant, but the majority remains empty. More sun perhaps?


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RE: Hibiscus Limbs mostly Empty

  • Posted by tapla z5b-6a mid-MI (My Page) on
    Sat, Jun 9, 12 at 23:39

The first thing that comes to mind is a case of badly congested roots or a N deficiency - a fertilizer with too much P can do it, too. How long have you had the plant? fertilizing with what (NPK %s please)? Did you repot or at least pot up if this isn't the first year you've owned the plant?

Al


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