Should a Confederate Rose Be Trimmed?

Floridata says the Confederate rose (Hibiscus mutabilis) looks best when allowed to grow with minimal pruning. You can always trim your Confederate rose to remove dead branches or keep it to a certain size.

Keywords: growing Confederate rose, trimming plants, Hibiscus mutabilis

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Aileen Clarkson has been an award-winning editor and reporter for more than 20 years, earning three awards from the Society of Professional Journalists. She has worked for several newspapers, including "The Washington Post" and "The Charlotte Observer." Clarkson earned a Bachelor of Arts in journalism from the University of Florida.