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May 8, 2018 5:47 PM CST
Cleveland,ohio
Recently moved into a house. Rose of sharon is not deep enough and leaning very bad. I cam almost pull it out of the ground. Still alive, has green leaves.
Its about 70-75 degrees here right now. Can i dig it out and replant?

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May 8, 2018 6:30 PM CST
Name: Anne
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Go on and dig and replant. Hardy Hibiscus are tough. It may or may not wilt a bit once replanted - if you have a good rootball then it shouldn't be a problem at all. If not, it may pout for a week or so. Give it a good watering a few hours before you dig it up.
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May 9, 2018 11:32 AM CST
Name: Philip Becker
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May 10, 2018 11:01 AM CST
Name: Daisy I
Reno, Nv (Zone 6b)
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Before you dig up your Rose of Sharon and plant it deeper, figure out why its not rooting deeper. Is the soil too clay-y? Is the area to wet?
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