Hibiscus rosa-sinensis L.

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Growth form(s): Shrub over 2 m.
Insects associated with this species: Maruca vitrata (Larval food plant)
Eagris sabadius ochreana (Larval foodplant)
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Literature:

Exell, A.W. (1961). Malvaceae Flora Zambesiaca 1(2) Page 470.

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External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Hibiscus rosa-sinensis
African Plant Database: Hibiscus rosa-sinensis
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Hibiscus rosa-sinensis
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Hibiscus rosa-sinensis
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Hibiscus rosa-sinensis
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Hibiscus rosa-sinensis
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Hibiscus rosa-sinensis
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Hibiscus rosa-sinensis
iNaturalist: Hibiscus rosa-sinensis
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Hibiscus rosa-sinensis
JSTOR Plant Science: Hibiscus rosa-sinensis
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Hibiscus rosa-sinensis
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Hibiscus rosa-sinensis
Plants of the World Online: Hibiscus rosa-sinensis
The Plant List (version 1.1): Hibiscus rosa-sinensis
Tropicos: Hibiscus rosa-sinensis
Wikipedia: Hibiscus rosa-sinensis


Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-19

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2019). Flora of Zimbabwe: Cultivated Plants: Species information: Hibiscus rosa-sinensis.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/cult/species.php?species_id=167150, retrieved 22 September 2019

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