Container Hibiscus Plants
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Why Is My Hibiscus Not Blooming

Zone 4 | ggkim added on August 9, 2012 | Answered

My hibiscus is not blooming. We have wintered inside and pruned in early spring. Outside all summer but not a bud!! Why? Zone 4.

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Nikki
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Answered on August 10, 2012

It likely needs some more fertilizer, especially phosphorus which helps with blooming. Use a "bloom booster" fertilizer or add some bone meal to the soil to help add some phosphorus.

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