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Niles, MI
(Zone 5a)

July 23, 2013
3:16 AM

Post #9609128

I have a Mandrian Wind, it is about five years old and lives in the bathroom for the winter and outdoors for the summer. It is in need of a trim. Can I cut it back and see blooms for the winter?? I plant to pot the trimmings so I have more plants, but how far back can I clip it ???????
Colorado Springs, CO
(Zone 5b)

July 23, 2013
10:52 AM

Post #9609535 Annbelle, here is the guide that I use for my hibiscus pruning. Hope it helps you.
Niles, MI
(Zone 5a)

October 1, 2013
3:31 AM

Post #9674759

A "BIG" thank you for the site, I pruned my hib back about 1/3 and it is just beautiful, the branches have filled out, many new leaves and the blossoms are all over the plant, WOW!!!!
Best site in the world, thanks again

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