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Swamp Hibiscus

Hibiscus coccineus

Description:

Large maroon flower on a long stem

Habitat:

Prefers edges of ponds or damp feet. I had it in my garden until our hard winter a year ago. A beetle used to live in the flower husk every Spring.


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alicelongmartin
Spotted by
alicelongmartin

Sarasota, Florida, USA

Lat: 27.10, Long: -82.45

Spotted on May 2, 2009
Submitted on Mar 2, 2011

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