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Gudhal,Hibiscus (Any Color) - Plant

₹ 500.00 ₹ 300.00
Growing hibiscus is an easy way to add a tropical flair to your garden. When you know how to care for hibiscus plants, you will be rewarded with many years of lovely flowers
    Plant height15 - 23 inches (38 - 59 cm)
    Plant spread3 - 5 inches (7 - 13 cm)

    This product does not have the flowers at the time of shipping. Afterward, the plant will bloom and it could be of any colored flower.

    Hibiscus is a genus of flowering plants in the mallow family, Malvaceae. It is quite large, containing several hundred species that are native to warm-temperate, subtropical and tropical regions throughout the world.

    Hibiscus plants prefer a cozy fit when growing in a container. This means that they should be slightly root bound in the pot and when you do decide to re-pot, give the hibiscus only a little bit more room. Always make sure that your growing hibiscus plant has excellent drainage.

    The genus includes both annual and perennial herbaceous plants, as well as woody shrubs and small trees. Flowers may be up to 6 inches diameter. Hibiscus can be planted singly or grown as a hedge plant; they can also be pruned into a single-stemmed small tree.

    The flowers are attractive to butterflies and hummingbirds. Hibiscus are deciduous shrubs with dark green leaves; the plants can grow to 15 feet tall in frost-free areas.

    Common name(s)China rose
    Flower coloursAny color
    Bloom timeThroughout the year
    Max reachable heightUp to 15 feet
    Difficulty to growEasy to grow

    Planting and care

    Plant in spring, summer, or fall, spacing plants 3 to 6 feet apart. Dig a hole only as deep as the root ball and 2 to 3 times as wide. If your soil is in very poor condition, amend the soil you ve removed from the hole with a small amount of compost. Otherwise don t amend it at all.

    Carefully remove the plant from the container and set it in the hole. Fill the hole half full with soil, then water it well to settle the soil and eliminate air pockets. Let the water drain, then fill the remainder of hole with soil and water thoroughly.

    Tropical Hibiscus are sun and heat loving, medium to large, tropical shrubs with excellent flower power and even some salt tolerance making them popular choices for warm inland as well as coastal climates.

    SunlightFull Sun to Partial Shade
    SoilRegular quality potting soil with added compost is an ideal base.The soil should be coarse rather than fine.
    WaterMedium
    TemperatureTemperatures between 60 to 90 degrees F. (16 to 32 degrees C.)
    FertilizerFor prolific flowering, hibiscus must have regular feeding once in 2 weeks during the growth period, March-October. Water-soluble formulas can be used with every watering. Hibiscus also need trace elements, especially iron and magnesium.

    Caring for Hibiscus

    • Many people who are growing a hibiscus plant choose to do so in a container.
    • This allows them to move the hibiscus plant to ideal locations, depending on the time of year.
    • Hibiscus plants prefer a cozy fit when growing in a container.
    • This means that they should be slightly root bound in the pot and when you do decide to re-pot, give the hibiscus only a little bit more room.
    • Always make sure that your growing hibiscus plant has excellent drainage.


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