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Rose Of Sharon Fertilizer Guide: Learn How To Feed An Althea Plant

Did you know that the rose of Sharon belongs to the Hibiscus family? This pretty, easy to care for plant is a welcome addition in family gardens.You must be careful to not over-fertilize the plant if it needs it, however. Of course, you should fertilize it when you first get it. Then, going forward, you can fertilize it each spring. Do not forget to read and follow the directions on the fertilizer label and never apply it to its stems and trunk.

Key Takeaways:

  • This plant comes from India and China and blooms in late summer and fall.
  • Fertilization can help the rose of sharon bloom, but you have to be careful to not overdo it.
  • It’s crucial not to apply fertilizer to the trunk or the stems of the rose of sharon.

“A member of the Hibiscus family, rose of sharon is generally a low maintenance and reliable deciduous shrub for the landscape.”

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