Does the hibiscus need lots of sun or moderate shade? Is it possible to plant in the ground or do we have to keep it in the pot?
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Six hours of sunlight is a good amount.
If your plant receives less sunlight, it will still grow but may have less flowers!
If you are in a cold climate you should keep your Hibiscus in a container, so that you can move it indoors to winter over.
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