Hibiscus forum: Hibiscus HEEEEEEELLLLLLLPPPPPP !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Canada60
Sep 7, 2015 3:04 PM CST
Can these plants be revived / Rescued from Walmart they weren't watering them brought home replanted and gave a good watering .
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Horntoad
Sep 7, 2015 3:09 PM CST
Only time will tell for sure but it is worth the try. Do you know what type of Hibiscus they are? I would start by getting by getting them in sun and make sure they stay moist, but not wet.
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Canada60
Sep 7, 2015 5:47 PM CST
Yes they are in the sun ! I can check the type I will steal a card out of the ones at Walmart LOL

Canada60
Sep 7, 2015 7:43 PM CST
The front of the card says Garden Tropics and the back says hybrid
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Xeramtheum
Sep 8, 2015 6:43 AM CST
When you repotted, were the roots still white/light colored and supple? If that's the case, I'd start at the top and cut off the main stem at 2 inch intervals and see if you hit live tissue. If you do, stop there. If not, keep cutting til you're about 1 inch above the soil and it may come back from the roots.
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Canada60
Sep 8, 2015 1:17 PM CST
yes the roots were light colored and supple I was going to cut them back but wasn't sure
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Xeramtheum
Sep 8, 2015 1:41 PM CST
Sounds like it will be ok .. like Jay said, plenty of sun and on the dry side of moist.
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