Hibiscus forum: forgot

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Name: harold
Enterprise , Al. (Zone 8b)
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cuzzx
Nov 26, 2018 9:51 AM CST
a few months ago I posted this photo asking what hibiscus this might be .
and you told me what it was, I forgot.

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now today the plant is loaded with seed pods,
what should I do next with these ?

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Name: harold
Enterprise , Al. (Zone 8b)
Amaryllis Lover of wildlife (Black bear badge) Seed Starter Roses Lilies Hibiscus
Daylilies Container Gardener Birds Region: Alabama Cat Lover Bulbs
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cuzzx
Nov 27, 2018 4:39 PM CST
should i replant this in a pot and get it inside or cover it or just pick the pods and let the cold get it, i'm lost on this plant
Name: Jay
Nederland, Texas (Zone 9a)
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Horntoad
Nov 27, 2018 5:03 PM CST
It's Hibiscus sabdariffa and is an annual so it's going to die either way. Do any of the pod show signs that they are starting to split open? If so I would go ahead and harvest those and let them dry. If not you might want to re-pot and bring it in so the remaining pods have time to mature.
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Name: harold
Enterprise , Al. (Zone 8b)
Amaryllis Lover of wildlife (Black bear badge) Seed Starter Roses Lilies Hibiscus
Daylilies Container Gardener Birds Region: Alabama Cat Lover Bulbs
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cuzzx
Nov 28, 2018 6:04 PM CST
yes about a third are dead .turning brown and opening up a little.

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