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Q.Wintering Over Red Swamp Hibsicus

Anonymous added on September 30, 2011 | Answered

How do I winter over Red Swamp Hibiscus? Should I trim the branches to the ground and cover or leave as is?

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Answered on September 30, 2011

It is best to leave any pruning till spring, as the foliage helps with additional protection in winter. This type is generally winter hardy in Zones 5-10 but colder regions will require additional protection or overwintering indoors.

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