23+ Beautiful Hibiscus Flower Pictures (Part II)

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Hibiscus Flower images - today we're going to be talking about hibiscus in particular about tropical hibiscus this is the genus rosa census of the hibiscus family there are many forms of rosa census in the trade
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And they've been hybridized for a very long time in the coloration of the flowers is really extraordinary there's so much diversity in the color it could take years for one to collect or you become familiar with the amount of beauty that is found within this genus so the genus hibiscus is a large family of plants that are found throughout the world we have some that are actually are in the temperate areas but many of them grow in the tropical areas and as I mentioned there's been a great deal of hybridization on these what we're talking about today are some of the fancy flowered hibiscus this is a variety called the path it's an older cultivar but has never lost its glamour or an Amer of the gardener with a beautiful coloration of the flowers so basically we need to ask how do we grow these and they're actually quite easy to grow the requirements for growing any hibiscus or any of the mallow family plants generally is that they need a very high light level and that means full sun exposure where these grow in tropical areas they always used outside and plantings where there's full sun exposure so as a container plant that is where we want to grow them in a bright sunny window outside in the summertime on a patio in cultivating them along with Sun they are plants that actually prefer warmer temperatures now they can take short dips down into the lower 40s even 30s at times but generally our rule of thumb is to keep them about 60 degrees the soil needed for grow them is generally a standard potting mix here at logee's we use a peat light mix they do fine with that we'll talk a little about fertilizer in a minute but generally a well-drained mix peat moss perlite vermiculite maybe some compost added also pot of cultures water and watering of hibiscus is pretty simple allow the soil to become visually dry like we do with of our plants and then thoroughly saturate the soil little wilt never hurts actually a little wilt is good don't let them go into a severe will and remember that stress on a plant with dryness is reduced when you have proper fertilization so you get less damage even if you do forget to water it if you have plants are fertilized properly an elevated phosphorous level that's the middle number where you may have a 7 9 5 can help promote flowering on hibiscus but generally you want to make sure that you have a balanced fertilizer going into the plant throughout its growing season they are relatively rapid growing plants so they do need to have a constant supply of fertilizer when grown in containers otherwise the plants will actually yellow slow down their growth and your flower production will be reduced well thank you for watching today there's a little bit of information on how to grow some of these beautiful tropical gems















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