Controlling Rose Of Sharon Aphids

Hibiscus of plants in mallow family, Malvaceae

The Rose of Sharon bush (Hibiscus syriacus) is a plant in the hibiscus, or mallow, family (Malvaceae). The Hibiscus syriacus has many benefits, which is why it is so important

Callirhoe Involucrata Care: Growing Wine Cup Plants

Pink flowers callirhoe involucrata

Callirhoe involucrata (kal-ir-OH-ee in-vol-yoo-KRAY-tuh) is a wildflower in the mallow family (Malvaceae) of plants. It is also commonly called Purple Poppy Mallow or Wine Cup.  The plants’ genus name is

Rose Of Sharon Fertilizer

Flowers of the Rose of Sharon

Known for its large, pink to purple (sometimes white), trumpet-shaped flowers and long and late season blooming, Rose of Sharon is a hardy deciduous shrub from the Malvaceae or mallow

Thrips On Hibiscus: Spotting And Controlling Thrips

thrip close up feeding on a leaf

Thrips are common pests found in various houseplants, greenhouses, and outdoor gardens. The scientific name is Thysanoptera.  These pests are slender, tiny insects with distinctive asymmetrical mouthparts, and fringed wings. There

Midnight Marvel Hibiscus Care

beautiful blooms of Midnight Marvel Hibiscus

Midnight Marvel Hibiscus [Hi-BIS-kus] are herbaceous perennial plants with dark foliage color and purple tones belongs to the family Malvaceae commonly called hibiscus plants. Initially hybridized by Kevin A. Hurd

Pink Hibiscus Mealybug: Prevention and Treatment

Mealybugs on Hibiscus

Pink hibiscus mealybug (Maconellicoccus hirsutus) is one of the most serious pest problems that typically affect plants in tropical and subtropical regions. These pests were first discovered in the Caribbean