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Q.How to Get My Hibiscus to Bloom

Anonymous added on October 8, 2011 | Answered

I have a tropical hibiscus that I keep in a container in the house. It has plenty of light, water, drainage, etc. , but it has not bloomed for the last few years. Otherwise, it looks very healthy. Also, the leaves have lost their ‘waxy’ look. Please help!!

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Answered on October 9, 2011

Give it some bloom booster fertilizer or bone meal. It likely lacks phosphorus, which it needs to produce blooms. This article has more information:

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