Container Hibiscus Plants
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Tropical hibiscus

Zone zone 4 | Anonymous added on March 21, 2016 | Answered

I have a tropical hibiscus. It sprouted new growth at the bottom of the plant. Should I cut these off or let them grow? I have it in a pot in the house.

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    Downtoearthdigs
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    Answered on March 22, 2016

    You let them grow. Tropical hibiscus bloom on new growth, not the old - which is why it is advised to prune tropical hibiscus back by at least half in late winter or early spring.

    For more information on tropical hibiscus, please visit the following link:
    https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/hibiscus/hibiscus-container-care.htm

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