Hibiscus sabdariffa

Hibiscus sabdariffa L., Sp. Pl. 695 1753. (Syn: Abelmoschus cruentus (Bertol.) Walp.; Furcaria sabdariffa Ulbr.; Hibiscus acetosus Noronha (Unresolved); Hibiscus cruentus Bertol.; Hibiscus fraternus L.; Hibiscus gossypifolius Mill. (Unresolved); Hibiscus palmatilobus Baill.; Hibiscus sanguineus Griff. (Unresolved); Sabdariffa rubra Kostel.); commonly known as: Jamaica sorrel, Java jute, Pusa hemp, red sorrel, roselle, Thai jute • Assamese: টেঙা-মৰা tengamora • […]

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Hibiscus rosa-sinensis

Hibiscus rosa-sinensis L., Sp. Pl. 694 1753. (Syn: Hibiscus boryanus DC.; Hibiscus festalis Salisb.; Hibiscus storckii Seem.); . Images by Bhagyashri Ranade   . Hye-bisk-us — rose-mallow Roh-suh – sin-nen-sis: rose, of or from China . commonly known as: blackening plant, China rose, Chinese hibiscus, Hawaiian hibiscus, rose of China, shoeblack plant, tropical hibiscus • […]

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Hibiscus platanifolius

Hibiscus platanifolius (Willd.) Sweet , Hort. Brit. (ed. 2) 51 51 1827. (syn. Hibiscuscollinus Roxb.; Hibiscuseriocarpus DeCandolle; Hibiscusgossypinus Baill.; Pavoniaplatanifolia Willd.); Images by Balkar Singh & Vijayasankar Raman (Inserted by Bhagyashri Ranade)   Hibiscus platanifolius – efloraofindia | Google Groups : 2 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (1) Hibiscus platanifolius, from Tiruvannamalai, Tamil Nadu. Synonyms: (from GRIN) (=) […]

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Hibiscus panduriformis

Hibiscus panduriformis Burm.f., Fl. Indica 151 1768. (syn. Abelmoschus panduriformis Hassk.; Hibiscus austrinus Juswara & Craven (Unresolved); Hibiscus mollis Zipp. ex Span. (Unresolved); Hibiscus multistipulatus Garcke (Unresolved); Hibiscus panduriformis var. australis Hochr.; Hibiscus tubulosus Cav.; Hibiscus velutinus DC. (Unresolved)); . Yellow Hibiscus; . Wild Flower for ID : 170711 : AK-3: 1 image. Taken at Dindori, near Nasik, Maharashtra […]

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Hibiscus mutabilis

Hibiscus mutabilis L., Sp. Pl. 694 1753. (Syn: Abelmoschus mutabilis (L.) Wall. ex Hassk.; Abelmoschus venustus Walp.; Hibiscus immutabilis Dehnh. ex Walp.; Hibiscus immutabilis Dehnh.; Hibiscus javanicus Weinm.; Hibiscus malvarosa Noronha (Unresolved); Hibiscus mutabilis f. plenus S.Y. Hu; Hibiscus sinensis Mill.; Ketmia mutabilis (L.) Moench); .  Hye-bisk-us — rose-mallow mew-TAB-ill-iss or mew-tah-BIL-iss — variable . commonly […]

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Hibiscus micranthus

Hibiscus micranthus L.f., Suppl. Pl. 308 1782. (Syn:  Bombyx micranthus (L.f.) I.Riedl; Hibiscus clandestinus Cav. (Unresolved); Hibiscus gossypinus DC.; Hibiscus micranthus var. subclandestinus Maire; Hibiscus ovalifolius (Forssk.) Vahl; Hibiscus parvifolius Hochst. ex T.Anderson (Unresolved); Hibiscus pavoniformis Baill.; Hibiscus rigidus L.f. (Unresolved); Hibiscus suborbiculatus Wall. (Unresolved); Urena ovalifolia Forssk.); Keys in Malvaceae of Southern Peninsular India: A Taxonomic Monograph (Hibiscus hirtus L. i.e. “capsules […]

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Hibiscus lobatus

Hibiscus lobatus (Murray) Kuntze , Revis. Gen. Pl. 3(2): 19 1898 (syn. Hibiscus ochroleucus Baker; Hibiscus parkeri Baker; Hibiscus solandra L’Hér.; Laguna lobata (Murray) Willd.; Solandra lobata Murray); . Lobed Leaf Mallow • Marathi: Lahan Jaswand • Telugu: Atakanara; . Annual herb with up to 5 cm long leaves, lower unlobed, upper 3-5-fid to partite; […]

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Hibiscus hispidissimus

Hibiscus hispidissimus Griff., Not. Pl. Asiat. 4: 521 521 1854. (Syn: Hibiscus aculeatus Roxb.; Hibiscus furcatus Roxb. ex DC.; Hibiscus surattensis var. furcatus Roxb. ex Hochr.); . Hye-bisk-us: — rose-mallow hiss-pid-ISS-ih-mus — most bristly . commonly known as: hill hemp bendy, wild hibiscus • *Gujarati*: મજનૂ ફલ majnu-phal • *Hindi*: वन गुढ़ल van gurhal • *Kannada*: […]

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Hibiscus hirtus

Hibiscus hirtus L., Sp. Pl. 694 1753.; Lesser Mallow • Marathi: दुपा Dupari, नरेरी Nareri • Gujarati: Baporis •Bengali: Lal-surgumini • Tamil: நித்யமல்லீ Nityamalli • Telugu: నిత్యమల్లి Niyamalli, సూర్యమని Suryamani • Malayalam: സൂര്യമനീ Suamani ; Hye-bisk-us — rose-mallow HER-tus — hairy Native of: India Keys in Malvaceae of Southern Peninsular India: A Taxonomic Monograph (Hibiscus hirtus […]

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Hibiscus cannabinus

Hibiscus cannabinus L., Syst. Nat. ed. 10 2: 1149 1759. (Syn: Abelmoschus congener Walp.; Abelmoschus verrucosus Walp.; Furcaria cannabina Ulbr.; Furcaria cavanillesii Kostel.; Hibiscus congener Schumach. & Thonn. (unresolved); Hibiscus malangensis Baker f.; Hibiscus obtusatus Schumach. (unresolved); Hibiscus vanderystii De Wild.; Hibiscus vitifolius Mill. [Illegitimate]; Hibiscus wightianus Wall. (unresolved)); .  Deccan Hemp, Kenaf, Brown Indian Hemp • Hindi: […]

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Hibiscus caesius

Hibiscus caesius Garcke, Bot. Zeitung (Berlin) 7: 850 1849. (syn: Hibiscus gibsonii Stocks ex Harv.; Hibiscus pentaphyllus F. Muell.);  Images by Prashant Awale (Inserted by Bhagyashri Ranade)   Hibiscus caesius-311209-PKA2 – efloraofindia | Google Groups : 1 post by 1 author. Attachments (3) Came across this large herb at the entrance of Devgiri-Daulatabad fort (26-12-09).Bot. […]

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Hibiscus acetosella (Cultivated)

Hibiscus acetosella Welw. ex Hiern, Cat. Afr. Pl. 1: 73 1896. (Syn: (=) Hibiscus eetveldeanus De Wild. & T. Durand; Hibiscus surattensis var. eetveldeanus (de Wild. & Th. Dur.) Hochr.); Angola, W-Zambia, Zimbabwe, Cameroon, Sao Tome, Principe Isl., Benin (I), South Sudan (I), Java (I), Jamaica (I), Peru (I), Haiti (I), Dominican Republic (I), Puerto Rico […]

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