What Are Dinner Plate Hibiscus Plants?

Growing Dinner Plate Hibiscus

The Dinner Plate Hibiscus plant, Hibiscus moscheutos, is a cold-hardy perennial plant. Its big, colorful blooms make it popular with gardeners and landscapers. Its native habitat is the wetland along

How To Grow A Hibiscus Bush

Growing Hibiscus Bush

The Hibiscus bush is a well-known tropical plant with gorgeous trumpet-like flowers. With over 200 species of Hibiscus, the flowers have a range of sizes and colors. Hibiscus plant care

Can You Use Neem Oil On Hibiscus?

Neem oil safe for Hibiscus

Treating pests on Hibiscus trees with Neem is generally safe, some plants may be oversensitive. We look at how to use Neem oil on Hibiscus. Click on this article for tips on using neem sprays and drenches on Hibiscus plants.

Is Hibiscus Poisonous Or Toxic To Dogs?

dog outdoors with Hibiscus plant and flowers

Are Hibiscus plants safe for dogs? The bright, radiant colors of your Hibiscus may attract your dog. They may ingest the plant and most of the time, that should not be a problem. But they may experience nausea… [DETAILS]

How Much Sun Does A Hibiscus Need?

Hibiscus Sun Requirements

Hibiscus trees are light-loving plants. They generally need at least six full sun hours daily to produce the most and best blooms. Even so, the plant can do well in

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

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