Hibiscus syriacus L.

Common name

English: Rose Of Sharon

German: Garteneibisch, Roseneibisch, Straucheibisch

Mandarin: 木槿 (mu jin)

Portuguese: Rosa-da-Síria

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2189)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2096)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (1768)

      Order: Malvales (67)

        Family: Malvaceae (49) (family description)

          Genus: Hibiscus (9)

           Epithet: syriacus L. (1)

syriacus => of Syrian origin

Characteristics

Climate: temperate, sub-tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: shrub

Flower colour: violet, pink, red, white

External links

Check for Hibiscus syriacus at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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