Hibiscus forum: Help ID this one

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Name: Betsy
Texas (Zone 9a)
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piksihk
Oct 1, 2014 2:10 PM CST
This is in our test garden; what's her name?


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Name: Lin
Florida (Zone 9b)
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plantladylin
Oct 9, 2014 6:49 AM CST
It reminds me of Hibiscus rosa-sinensis 'Shirley Temple':

https://almostedenplants.com/shopping/shopexd.asp?id=10052
http://plantlust.com/plants/hibiscus-rosa-sinensis-shirley-t...

The image in our database doesn't seem to have the darker striping in the petals, possibly growing conditions?: Tropical Hibiscus (Hibiscus rosa-sinensis 'Shirley Temple')
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Name: Betsy
Texas (Zone 9a)
Christmas time is here!
Region: Texas Daylilies Native Plants and Wildflowers Amaryllis Cottage Gardener Container Gardener
Lilies Vegetable Grower Hummingbirder Bulbs Plant and/or Seed Trader Clematis
Image
piksihk
Dec 13, 2014 2:44 PM CST
Lin, that's who she is - I asked one of the MG after posting.

God writes the gospel not in the Bible alone, but on trees and flowers and clouds and stars. ~Author unknown, commonly attributed to Martin Luther
Name: Lin
Florida (Zone 9b)
Region: United States of America Morning Glories Region: Florida Houseplants Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database!
Garden Procrastinator Birds Butterflies Bee Lover Hummingbirder Container Gardener
Image
plantladylin
Dec 13, 2014 3:39 PM CST
Thumbs up It sure is a beauty!
~ Eat, Sleep .... Play in the dirt ~

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