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
Name: Anne
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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.
"The Universe speaks in many languages, but only one voice. It speaks in the language of hope; It speaks in the language of trust; It speaks in the language of strength, and the language of compassion. It is the language of the heart and the language of the soul. But always, it is the same voice. It is the voice of our ancestors, speaking through us, And the voice of our inheritors, waiting to be born. It is the small, still voice that says: We are one. No matter the blood; No matter the skin; No matter the world; No matter the star; We are one. No matter the pain; No matter the darkness; No matter the loss; No matter the fear; We are one. Here, gathered together in common cause. we agree to recognize this singular truth, and this singular rule: That we must be kind to one another, because each voice enriches us and ennobles us, and each voice lost diminishes us. We are the voice of the Universe, the soul of creation, the fire that will light the way to a better future. We are one."

G'Kar

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