Container Hibiscus Plants
Q.

Hibiscus blooms

Anonymous added on July 9, 2015 | Answered

My hibiscus is in a container on our deck where it gets a lot of light. It has stopped blooming but is growing lots of new green growth. What can I do to encourage more blooming?

    A.
    A.Answers to this queston: Add Answer
    Downtoearthdigs
    Answered on July 11, 2015

    If they are getting enough light (which is the most common reasons for plants failing to flower), then it is likely a lack of phosphorus. Plants need phosphorus to flower. Bone meal is a good source of phosphorus (https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/garden-how-to/soil-fertilizers/bone-meal-fertilizer.htm).

    00
    Was this answer useful?

    Log in or sign up to help answer this question.
    Did you find this helpful? Share it with your friends!

    You must be logged into your account to answer a question.

    If you don't have an account sign up for an account now.

    Looking for more?
    here are more questions about...
    Container Hibiscus Plants
    Join Us - Sign up to get all the latest gardening tips!
    Learn

    Learn From
    Your Peers on
    Our Blog

    Visit Our Blog

    Do you know a lot about gardening?
    Become a GKH Gardening Expert

    Learn More