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Hibiscus rosa-sinensis L.

Synonyms

Hibiscus boryanus, Hibiscus festalis, Hibiscus storckii

Common names

China rose

Extract from Wikipedia article

Hibiscus rosa-sinensis, known colloquially as Chinese hibiscus, China rose, Hawaiian hibiscus, and shoeblackplant, is a species of tropical hibiscus, a flowering plant in the Hibisceae tribe of the family Malvaceae, native to East Asia. It is the most widely used flower in laboratory experiments by scholars and universities to study floral characteristics.

LinkChina rose (Hibiscus rosa-sinensis) planted in Al Shamal City Park. Ruwais, Northern Qatar, November 20, 2015
Location on mapsAl Shamal Rd, Al Ruwais, Qatar
LinkStigma of China rose (Hibiscus rosa-sinensis) planted in Al Shamal City Park. Ruwais, Northern Qatar, November 20, 2015
Location on mapsAl Shamal Rd, Al Ruwais, Qatar
LinkRed flower of China rose (Hibiscus rosa-sinensis) planted in Al Shamal City Park. Ruwais, Northern Qatar, November 20, 2015
Location on mapsAl Shamal Rd, Al Ruwais, Qatar
LinkFlower bud of orange China rose (Hibiscus rosa-sinensis) planted in Al Shamal City Park. Ruwais, Northern Qatar, November 20, 2015
Location on mapsAl Shamal Rd, Al Ruwais, Qatar
LinkRed flower of China rose (Hibiscus rosa-sinensis) planted in Al Shamal City Park. Ruwais, Northern Qatar, December 19, 2015
Location on mapsAl Shamal Rd, Al Ruwais, Qatar
LinkOrange half opened flower of China rose (Hibiscus rosa-sinensis) planted in Al Shamal City Park. Ruwais, Northern Qatar, December 19, 2015
Location on mapsAl Shamal Rd, Al Ruwais, Qatar
LinkOrange half opened flower of China rose (Hibiscus rosa-sinensis) in Al Shamal City Park. Ruwais, Northern Qatar, January 16, 2016
Location on mapsAl Shamal Rd, Al Ruwais, Qatar
LinkClose up of orange half opened flower of China rose (Hibiscus rosa-sinensis) in Al Shamal City Park. Ruwais, Northern Qatar, January 16, 2016
Location on mapsAl Shamal Rd, Al Ruwais, Qatar
LinkRed flower of China rose (Hibiscus rosa-sinensis) in Al Shamal City Park. Ruwais, Northern Qatar, January 16, 2016
Location on mapsAl Shamal Rd, Al Ruwais, Qatar
LinkPetals of China rose (Hibiscus rosa-sinensis) on the ground in Al Shamal City Park. Ruwais, Northern Qatar, January 16, 2016
Location on mapsAl Shamal Rd, Al Ruwais, Qatar
LinkRed flower of China rose (Hibiscus rosa-sinensis) planted in gardens of Sheraton Hotel in West Bay. Doha, Qatar, January 25, 2016
Location on maps1 Al Corniche St, Doha, Qatar
LinkChina rose (Hibiscus rosa-sinensis) planted in a park at Al Rafiei Street in Onaiza area. Doha, Qatar, February 16, 2016
Location on mapsMeshrif St, Doha, Qatar

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