Hibiscus (Any Color) - Plant

Hibiscus are delightful shrubs with dark green leaves. Giving a hibiscus meant that the giver was acknowledging the receivers delicate beauty.

    What makes it special:
  • One of the best attractive flowering plants.
  • Low maintenance plant.
  • Perfect plant for outdoor garden.
  • symbolize the fleeting and beauty of fame or personal glory.
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About Hibiscus

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 are deciduous perennial herbaceous plants with dark green alternate, ovate leaves.

The flowers are large, conspicuous, trumpet-shaped, with five or more petals. Hibiscus plants are tropical beauties that will bring an exotic look to your garden. They are durable plants that can grow to be up to 4.5 meters in height, The flowers are attractive to butterflies and hummingbirds.

Plant Specifications

Plant Height19 inch (48 cm)
Plant Spread 4 inch (10 cm)
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
Common Name China rose, Hawaiian hibiscus, rose mallow.
Maximum Reachable Height Up to 4.5 meters
Flower Colour Red, yellow, orange
Bloom Time Oct-March
Difficulty Level Easy

Planting and care


Refer our Garden Guide for detailed procedures and meanings of words related to gardening.

Light Requirement

  • At least 3-6 hours of preferably morning sunlight a day is ideal for plant to grow well and natural direct bright light for the rest of the day.

  • Soil
  • The soil should be well drained and fertile, rich in organic content for growing plant.

  • Watering
  • Poke your finger/plain small stick into the soil to check the moisture.
  • Apply 3 cup (Approx. 150 ml) water when top soil (1-2 inches) in pot feels dry to touch.
  • As rule of thumb, Water the plant thoroughly in the summer and reduce watering in winter and rainy season.
  • Do not over-water the plant.
  • Apply water preferably in morning or evening.

  • Application of Fertilizer
  • Loosen the topsoil without disturbing the roots of the plant so it can uptake the nutrients and moisture easily. .
  • During the main growing season feed the plant with organic fertilizer once a month (Oct-Jan).
  • Apply water immediately after application of fertilizer.

  • Re-potting
  • When a plant outgrows in current pot, re-pot with fresh potting soil and some fertilizer.
  • Do the re-potting late evening and keep the plant in shady area for 2 to 3 days and then move the plant in its suitable growing condition.

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    Plant Protection
  • Remove dead, infected or damaged plant parts and dispose them away from the planting area.
  • Spray Neem, Eucalyptus or Citrus oil for any insect/pest attack, as a primary treatment.

  • Don'ts
  • Do not over water the plant especially when pot does not have drainage holes.
  • Avoid applying water on flowers and leaves it may cause fungus infection.

    Hibiscus care

    Initial care for 1-2 weeks after receiving plant at your location:

  • Keep the plant in Natural indirect bright Light.
  • Poke your finger/plain small stick into the soil to check the moisture.
  • Apply 3 cup (Approx. 150 ml ) water when top soil (1-2 inches) in pot feels dry to touch.
  • Do not re-pot for min. 2 weeks after receiving it.

  • Key requirements to keep plant healthy:

    Sunlight At least 3-6 hours of sunlight a day is ideal for plant and natural direct bright light for the rest of the day.
    Watering Apply 3 cup (Approx. 150 ml ) water when top soil (1-2 inches) in pot feels dry to touch.
    Soil Soil should be well drain and fertile, rich in organic content.
    Temperature 16 to 32 Degree Celsius.
    Fertilizer Apply any organic fertilizer once a month (Oct-Jan).

    Hibiscus special feature

    Beautiful flower.

    Hibiscus uses

    Ornamental Use:

    • They are commonly successfully used as landscape shrubs in the warmer parts

    Medicinal Use:

    • The chemicals in the hibiscus flower help in the growth of hair
    • It reduces dandruff and makes the hair black
    • The natural oil in this flower acts as a good conditioner This flower can be used as a natural dye for hair The oil in this flower can be applied to the skin of patients who are suffering from cellulite which makes the skin to glow The ash obtained by burning the flower and leaves of this flower can be applied to eyebrows which glazes them black This flower can be used as shoe polish by rubbing it on the shoe
    • Note: The following information is general guidelines
    • Be sure to ask your healthcare provider for guidelines

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Will Hibiscus plant die in winter?

    The Hibiscus will not die in winter, it may go in dormancy in extreme winter.

    How long do Hibiscus plants live?

    Hybrids Hibiscus may have lifespans of 5-10 years and some older garden varities have lifespan of more than 30 years.

    Are Hibiscus plants perennials?

    Hibiscus are perennial herbaceous plants, as well as woody shrubs and small trees and annual Hibiscus are also present but they are rare.

    Why is my Hibiscus plant leaves turning yellow?

    It may be due to over watering or less watering can result in Hibiscus leaves turning yellow.

    How to grow Hibiscus plant in pot?

    Choose a slightly larger pot with drainage hole and cover the drainage hole.Put a few inches of soil in the new pot. Water your plant thoroughly a day or two before you plan to pot. Turn your plant sideways, hold it gently by the stems, and tap the bottom of its current container until the plant slides out. Place the plant in new pot. You need to put soil into the pot around the rootball. Dont overfill the pot - the soil line should be about 1 below the top of the pot. Water the plant.

    Can Hibiscus be planted in a pot?

    Yes, Hibiscus plant can be planted in pot with minimum of 6-7inch pot size with drainage hole.

    Can a Hibiscus plant be grown indoors?

    Yes you can grow Hibiscus in indoor at Sunny window and balcony where they will get 3-4 hrs of sunlight

    How big do Hibiscus plants get?

    The Hibiscus plant can grow up to 4-5 meter in height.

    Is Hibiscus plant poisonous to dogs?

    No, it is not poisonous to dog.

    What insects attack Hibiscus plants?

    Hibiscus are attacked by many insects,these include aphids, ants, mealy bugs and spider mites.

    How to plant Hibiscus tree?

    You can plant Hibiscus either in pot or directly in the soil,in natural bright light. So in case of pot, choose a slightly larger pot with drainage hole and cover the drainage hole in such a way that water filter through it,put a few inches of soil in the new pot. Water your plant thoroughly a day or two before you plan to pot. Turn your plant sideways, hold it gently by the stems, and tap the bottom of its current container until the plant slides out. Place the plant in new pot. You need to put soil into the pot around the root ball. Don't overfill the pot - the soil line should be about 1 inch below the top of the pot. Water the plant.

    How to care Hibiscus plant?

    Hibiscus plants are easy to care; Morning sunlight of 3-6 hours a day is ideal for flowering and plant grow well in bright light for rest of the day and well drained, fertile and nutrient rich soil. Apply water when the top soil (1-2 inch) in the pot feels dry to touch. Apply organic fertilizer once a month and immediately give water after applications of fertilizer.

    Is Hibiscus indoor plant?

    Hibiscus is not totally indoor plant, it requires minimum 3-6 hours of sunlight to grow and flower.

    Should you trim Hibiscus plant?

    Hibiscus plants can be lightly trimmed in late summer or early fall to promote new shoots.

    How to prune Hibiscus plant?

    They should be prune about a third of the way back, leaving at least 2-3 nodes on the branches for new growth to emerge. These cuts should be made just above the nodes, leaving about a quarter inch. Remove any weak, diseased, or dead growth, as well as crossing or leggy branches.

    Does Hibiscus plant need full sun?

    Yes, Hibiscus plant need morning sunlight of 3-6 hours a day is ideal for flowering and plant grow well in bright light for rest of the day.

    Why is my Hibiscus plant not blooming?

    Make sure your Hibiscus plants gets enough natural bright light and proper moist in the soil.

    When do Hibiscus plants bloom?

    Hibiscus bloom almost year round but profusely blooms seen in spring and summer.

    Are Hibiscus plants evergreen?

    Hibiscus plants are evergreen shrub/small tree, with glossy leaves and solitary, brilliant colorful flowers.



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    Monday, 16 March 2020

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    Sunday, 01 March 2020

    How many plants like this needed for a 500 SQFT living hall

    Pavan Randhawa

    Monday, 17 February 2020

    Love how cute the plant is..

    Rasika Srivastava
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