Hibiscus calyphyllus Cav.

  • Family : MALVACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Malvaceae
  • Species : Hibiscus calyphyllus
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Hibiscus calyphyllus Cav.
  • Common name : Lemon Yellow Rose Mallow
  • Key identification features : A dense perrenial shrub; Leaves are light green, soft and velvety. Flowers are lemon-yellow, deep-red at the center. Fruit is a capsule, tapery.
  • Habit : Shrub
  • Native : South Africa
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Bangalore
  • Floras referred : K.S.Rao-Flowering Plants of IISC, 2009


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