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why are the leaves on my hibiscus plants turning yellow?

Zone 7 | KShores1 added on July 4, 2012 | Answered

Why are the leaves on my hibiscus plants turning yellow? The flowers are beautiful and plenty of them! Some of the leaves are falling off.

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Nikki
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Answered on July 5, 2012

There are several reasons this can happen, normally associated with stress of some kind. This article explains many of them and will help you decide which is likely for your plant: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/hibiscus/answers-to-what-causes-hibiscus-leaves-turning-yellow.htm

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dottie doodles
Answered on July 7, 2012

Mine turn yellow if I give the plant too much water. Just a little each day does the trick, like 3/4 of a cup.

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