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Q.How Is Hibiscus Grown

Zone Kasese Rwenzori Mt, Uganda | Thembo Moddeyx added on September 29, 2016 | Answered

How is Hibiscus grown and harvested? And where is it sold? How much?

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Answered on September 30, 2016

There are many species of Hibiscus, and most are grown as ornamentals. GKH has many articles on caring for these plants, which you can find here:

There is a species called Hibiscus sabdariffa which is used in beverage production under the names "roselle" or "jamaica." The calyxes of the flowers are harvested and used for teas, beverages, and jellies. Here is our article on it:

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