Container Hibiscus Plants
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Potted Hibiscus Plants

Anonymous added on October 24, 2011 | Answered

Should I bring hibiscus plant inside or cut back and mulch to leave outside for winter? Also, can they be covered if left outside?

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Nikki
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Answered on October 25, 2011

Is it a hardy hibiscus or a tropical hibiscus? If it is a hardy hibiscus, then it can stay outside to Zone 5. In cooler zones, wrapping in burlap may be necessary for those that are potted. If it is a tropical hibiscus, it must be brought in for the winter. This article should help: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/hibiscus/wintering-hibiscus-indoors-winter-care-for-hibiscus.htm

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