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Hibiscus

Hibiscus rosa-sinensis

Description:

a bushy, evergreen shrub or small tree growing 2.5–5 m (8–16 ft) tall and 1.5–3 m (5–10 ft) wide, with glossy leaves and solitary, brilliant pink flowers. The 5-petaled flowers are 10 cm (4 in) in diameter

Habitat:

Sandy soil


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1 Comment

akkagawa
akkagawa 3 years ago

looks like in the Apocynaceae family, which has milky sap, not Malvaceae (hibiscus) family

Alison Walden
Spotted by
Alison Walden

Bermuda

Lat: 32.26, Long: -64.81

Spotted on Aug 20, 2015
Submitted on Aug 22, 2015

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