Gardening Answers Knowledgebase
Knowledgebase record #657
Can you tell me how to grow Hibiscus from cuttings?
According to the American Horticultural Society, most hibiscus root easily from cuttings. They suggest the following in Plant Propagation (1999, p. 131 and pp. 100-101):
North Dakota State University Extension has propagation directions including from cuttings.
I also looked at GardenWeb, a gardening forum where experienced gardeners share their knowledge. Here is another link from this site which suggests layering, a process by which you bend a branch down to soil (usually in a pot), anchor it, and wait for it to take root.
Here is additional information about layering hibiscus, from Hibiscus World.
|Keywords||Hibiscus, Plant cuttings, Propagation|
Need an answer to your gardening question? Ask us directly!
Browse keywords or Search Again:
We are continually adding new questions, so be sure to keep coming back.
September 01 2016 10:32:33