Pruning Hibiscus Plants Pruning Hibiscus?

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When pruning hibiscus plants you will need to be sure you have a good set of pruning shears. The pruning shears will need to be cleaned, sterilized, and if needed, they will need to be sharpened. Prior to pruning a hibiscus plant look over it very well. You will nee to cut off any branches that are dead, and cut back the longest branches. The best time to prune hibiscus plants is in the early part of spring. You can also prune smaller branches to help give the hibiscus plant shape.
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1. Cut off all dead, dying or wilting branches from the tree with a pair of hand pruners. Make the cut at the point where the branch meets another branch or stem. You may do this
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1. Know why you prune. Hibiscus plants grow with terminal flowers; this means that each flower on a hibiscus plant grows at the end of a branch. Pruning a healthy hibiscus bush will
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Do you get frosts? In central FL, they die back every year, so pruning hasn't be a big issue for me. General rule of thumb is to prune a plant after it blooms. Hibiscus bloom year
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You have to cut out every branch that runs across others its called laceing out.
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