Hibiscus Plants
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Hibiscus

Zone 73026 | ckt1006 added on March 29, 2017 | Answered

I bought a hibiscus root last spring and it grew beautifully. This year I have 3 shoots coming up. Can I split the root?

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Alisma
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Answered on March 30, 2017

The most common way to propagate hibiscus is by cuttings:
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/hibiscus/hibiscus-propagation.htm

It is possible to divide hibiscus by splitting the root, but I think this would work better on an older plant with a larger root system.

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