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Hibiscus syriacus L.

Common name

English: Rose Of Sharon

German: Garteneibisch, Roseneibisch, Straucheibisch

Mandarin: 木槿 (mu jin)

Portuguese: Rosa-da-Síria


Kingdom: Plantae (2335)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2237)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (1893)

      Order: Malvales (69)

        Family: Malvaceae (53) (family description)

          Genus: Hibiscus (9)

           Epithet: syriacus L. (1)

syriacus => of Syrian origin


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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