Hibiscus desi red
Common Name: Hibiscus
Botanical Name: Hibiscus rosa-sinensis
Other names: Jaswand, China rose, Rose mallow
Origin: Tropical and subtropical regions throughout the world
What's special? You will not find any other flower that is so beautiful and at the same time has so many health benefits attached to it. Just put some fresh flowers in a glass of water and your Hibiscus tea is ready. It will help you smoothen your digestion; prevent hair loss; help cure cold & fever; lower your blood pressure & cholesterol level. In a nutshell, hibiscus is a powerhouse of nutrients. And these are just health benefits. Hibiscus is also used for ornamental purpose in various religious settings as well as for garnishing exquisite dishes. There is just no end to the merits of this red beauty.
Growth Habits: Between 5 - 8 feet high
Soil Requirement: Loamy and well drained
Watering Schedule: Daily watering is required
Light condition: Full or partial sunlight for up to 6 hours a day
Ideal Temperature: Anywhere between 16 - 32 degree Celsius
Repotting instructions: Repot the plant with fresh soil when you find the leaves dropping frequently.
Suitable Locations: Any outdoor space like garden, balcony, terrace, etc.
Caring Tips: • Water them daily during booming season but in times of cold weather, the plant will require much less water. Especially in winter, make sure that you water only when the soil is dry. • Use wide but shallow pots for consistent flower production. • Always make sure that your pot of hibiscus has excellent drainage system. • Pruning will keep this plant healthy and stimulate blooms.