Hibiscus, Gudhal Flower Plant
Hibiscus or Gudhal flower is revered home plant in India due its large, flat blossoms and nectar that attract hummingbirds and tiny insects. The flowers on this woody shrub come in several colors, including white, pink, purple, and red. It's flowers are often used as an offering to different Gods during worship and festivities. These blossoms can make a decorative addition to a home or garden, but they also have medicinal uses. The flowers and leaves can be made into teas and liquid extracts that can help treat a variety of conditions.
COMMON NAMES -Shoeflower, Rose Mallow, Jasvand, Jaswant, जास्वंद, Althaea, Rose of Sharon
BOTANICAL NAME -Hibiscus rosa sinesis, Hibiscus syriacus.
LIGHT- Bright light/indirect sunlight for 5-6 hours
WATER - Alternate Days
FEED - General purpose fertilizer once a month