Hibiscus Plants

Is it any less stressful for a plant to be transplanted from a container to the ground as opposed to ground to ground transplantin

Zone 7b | tiojim added on August 18, 2019 | Answered

g? zone 7b Plant in question---Confederate Rose Hibiscus Potted for 3 months in mostly sun conditions Plant is 3ft tall, healthy but has not bloomed

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Answered on August 19, 2019

It is much more stressful to move from ground to ground. In container, you don't rough up the roots, break them, or otherwise disturb them much. When you transfer from the ground, you are snapping valuable feeder and support roots.

This article will help: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/hibiscus/transplanting-hibiscus.htm

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