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Hibiscus with dried leaves in Columbia SC
what if your hibiscus has good bulbs and dry leaves? when we got them from the store we thought they only needed water but new bulbs are on them but leaves are dried out. There are new leaves coming on. Look they were spraye dwith something you see something white on some of them. Coulumbia SC
Hibiscus plants like lots of moisture. If they dry out the existing leaves will wilt, shrivel, and drop off. The flower buds may also drop. But if caught in time the plant can continue to put out new growth. It sounds as though your hibiscus may have dried out at some point.