Plant ID forum: Hibiscus; for ID

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Name: Beverly
Colima, Mexico (Zone 11a)
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vitrsna
Feb 8, 2015 4:57 PM CST
Tropical Hibiscus rosa-sinensis (?)




Name: Lin
Sebastian, Florida (Zone 10a)

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plantladylin
Feb 8, 2015 5:30 PM CST
It is indeed Tropical Hibiscuses (Hibiscus rosa-sinensis) but there are so very many cultivars that it's hard to know which one that beauty might be. Lovely photo!
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Name: Beverly
Colima, Mexico (Zone 11a)
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vitrsna
Feb 8, 2015 6:16 PM CST
Thank you Lin! Do you think i can enter it into the data base as "Tropical Hibiscus rosa-sinensis (var. ?), or is it better not to add it because the variety is unknown?
Name: Zuzu
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zuzu
Feb 8, 2015 6:22 PM CST
Hi, Vit. The entry for Hibiscus rosa-sinensis should be reserved for photos of the species hibiscus, so it would be better to add your photo to this page:

Hibiscus
Name: Beverly
Colima, Mexico (Zone 11a)
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vitrsna
Feb 9, 2015 5:09 PM CST
Thank You! Hurray!

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