Container Hibiscus Plants
Q.

Hibiscus Bud Drop

Anonymous added on June 21, 2011 | Answered

Golden hibiscus in large pot, for second summer on south facing brick patio. Have had about 5 big flowers, have 30 or 40 buds of various sizes. Almost every day, one or two buds (with color beginning to show) drop to the ground. Water with hose almost every day, temps have been in high 80's, planter has drain holes. Help - I did not have this problem last summer. I use plenty of miracle grow and bloom booster. Just added 3 tbsp of blood meal. I can't stand missing those flowers. If this continues it goes to the trash in October.

A.
A.Answers to this queston: Add Answer
Nikki
Certified GKH Gardening Expert

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!

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

Learn More