Hibiscus Plants

Cutting Hibiscus Shrubs

Anonymous added on May 14, 2018 | Answered

Should Hibiscus shrubs, that are healthy and doing well be cut down to stubs in the spring in South Florida?

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Answered on May 14, 2018

When you cut it down all of the way, you will expect a very branchy shrub to take its place. To form a tree, you will only leave one leader when the new growth comes back.

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