Hibiscus syriacus

National Flower of Korea

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    Hibiscus syriacus @ Kitanomaru National Garden
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    Hibiscus syriacus @ Kitanomaru National Garden
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    Hibiscus syriacus @ Tokyo
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    Hibiscus syriacus @ Tokyo
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    Hibiscus syriacus @ Tokyo
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    Hibiscus syriacus @ Tokyo
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    Hibiscus syriacus @ Kitanomaru National Garden
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    Hibiscus syriacus @ Tokyo
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    Hibiscus syriacus @ Tokyo
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    Hibiscus syriacus @ Tokyo

Basic information

Flower Name
Hibiscus syriacus
Formal Name
Hibiscus syriacus
Alias
Habitat
China
Morph
Cold-resistant and heat-tolerant deciduous shrub

Comment

Hibiscus syriacus(scientific name:Hibiscus syriacus) is a cold- and heat-resistant deciduous shrub of the family Malvaceae, native to China. Also known as Korea's national flower. A long day from early summer to autumn, one flower of a large flower blooms from day to day.
There is a spider (scientific name: Hibiscus mutabilis) in the same genus.
Both H. syriacus and H. mutabilis Hibiscus .
H. mutabilis is similar to H. syriacus, but the leaf shape is different as follows.

H. mutabilis - The leaf shape is oval or oval, with rough serrated edges. The round roots of the leaves, the floral pattern is short, and the flowering period is from June to October.

H. syriacus - The leaf shape is oval or oval, with rough serrated edges. The round roots of the leaves, the floral pattern is short, and the flowering period is from June to October.

common name:Hibiscus syriacus, scientific name: Hibiscus syriacus, National Flower:Korea,aka: Rose-of-Sharon, mugungwha, origin: China, tree height: 300-400 cm, flower diameter: 8-10 cm, flowering time: June - October, flower color: purple, white, flower-red, flowers to: single bloom, half-double, double, leaves diameter: 4-10 cm, leaves: alternate, leaf shape: oval with rough saw blades on the leaf edge.

Detailed information

Order
Malvales
Family
Malvaceae
Genus
Hibiscus
Species
H. syriacus
Flower language
persuasion (Sep 11)
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Cyme
Petal shape
5petals
Leaf type
Ovate/Ovoid
Leaf edge
Serrated
Flowering place
Garden
Color
Red, Violet, White
Season
JunJulAugSepOct
Height
300 ~ 400 [cm]
Diameter
8 ~ 10

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