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Scarlet hibiscus

Hibiscus coccineus

Description:

4-5 foot tall shrubby plant with green stems with some darker "bark" on the larger stems. Large (8-10 inches in width) dark red five petaled flowers with a red center of stamen and pistils..

Habitat:

Growing directly in the standing water of a manmade wetland.


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Mick G
Spotted by
Mick G

Boynton Beach, Florida, USA

Lat: 26.53, Long: -80.07

Spotted on Jun 8, 2014
Submitted on Jun 9, 2014

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