Hibiscus forum→Need help!

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mghib
Nov 12, 2019 1:21 PM CST
Hi, I got this plant this summer and it has been blooming like crazy. All I know is that it is a Hibiscus rosa-sinensis and it likes the sun. It is/was such a beautiful plant. I keep it outside and it rained recently and then the weather dropped. I think I killed it. I took out the inner vase and felt the soil at the bottom, it doesn't feel too dry or too wet. It does have a different odor, not bad, just different. The leaves have wilted and I'm not sure what is wrong. I have brought it inside, but I'm not sure what to do to help save it. Any suggestions? I've added pictures..if anyone knows what's going on please let me know.

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Name: Liz Best
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LizinElizabeth
Nov 12, 2019 2:18 PM CST
That one's a tropical hibiscus, isn't it? Don't think they like it when temps drop, bringing it inside to recover would probably be the best bet.
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Miamiu
Nov 12, 2019 5:57 PM CST
Looks like it got frost on it or too low temps. Lowest i would leave a tropical hibiscus out is 35. Best thing to do is put it somewhere warm and see if it grows new shoots.
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JayZeke
Nov 15, 2019 7:28 AM CST
iAgree with member above..... all you can do now is Hope. Crying

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