4.5 out of 5 (52 experiences)
Also known as
Chinese Hibiscus, Chinese Hibiscus, China Rose and Rose Mallow
How to care for Hawaiian Hibiscus
Hawaiian Hibiscus needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Orlando, Florida.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
September 29th, 2022
Sunlight energy as measured by “net radiation” in Orlando is currently medium 👌.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determini…
September 25th, 2022
Orlando is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in Orlando is expected to decrease by 19.3% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 15.0 megajoules of energy per m2 per…
September 25th, 2022
This month, Orlando is getting an average of 10.5 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will decrease by 9.7% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 11.5 total hours of day…
Hawaiian Hibiscus love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth during this time of higher sunlight intensity in Orlando, Florida ☀️.
This is a great time to watch your Hawaiian Hibiscus thrive 🌿!
Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.
By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.
To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Hawaiian Hibiscus after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.
September 24th, 2022
The growing potential in Orlando is medium 👌.
It's best to repot plants during their active growing periods when they have the energy to re-establish their roots! This is a great time to repot any…
What other plant parents say
She needs constant moisture, so I water her every other day. Also, needs a lot of direct sunlight. The blooms are FANTASTIC and fragrant, though they typically last only a couple days. But I love that you can take the fallen blooms and dry them to make tea!
As long as you care for hibiscus, she won’t let you down!