Flower Database

Hibiscus tiliaceus

Basic information
Flower Name
Hibiscus tiliaceus
Formal Name
Hibiscus tiliaceus
Alias
Hau, 大浜朴, Oh-hamabo
Habitat
Tropical coast
Morph
Tropical shrub
Comment
Hibiscus tiliaceuss, commonly called as h-hamabou(Japanese), cuban bast, sea hibiscus, beach hibiscus, hau tree, hau (Hawaiian), ,Yuna (Okinawa name) , ( scientific name:Hibiscus tiliaceus ) , is a tropical shrub of family Malvaceae. Stretched many branches from the trees and flowers resembling {{hibiscus}} from yellow 5 valve. Flowering in the morning, falling in the evening is a flower day. Center of the flower has dark brown and the looks I'm with the Stamen, pistil. Has heart-shaped leaves, leaf width is wide, pointed at the tip. Grow hair on the back of the leaves and grayish-white look. Useful plants, planted on shore and farmland serve as windbreaks. Bark off fibers, are used as rugs and rope. Leaves the material to roll.In Hawaii, Haw (Hau) and Milo (Milo) is called, quite common, but often seen as similar.
Common name: Hibiscus tiliaceus, scientific name:Hibiscus tiliaceus, Aka: Oh-hamabou (Japanese), cuban bast, sea hibiscus, beach hibiscus, hau tree, hau (Hawaiian), ,Yuna (Okinawa name) , Origin: Warm coastal area, Tree height: 300-700 cm, Bark: Gray, Leaf length: 8-30 cm, Inflorescence: Mutual, Leaf color: Grayish white, Leaf shape: Heart-shaped : Leaf edge: Sawtooth or all edges, leaf length: 7-15 cm, cocoon leaf: Yes, inflorescence: general inflorescence, corolla shape: bell-shaped five-valve flower, flowering place: leaf bud / apex, flower color : Light yellow / yellow, dark purple in the center, flower diameter: 9 cm, flowering period: July to August, fruit type: fruit, fruit length: 2 cm, usage: windbreak forest, sand forest, tide forest, leaves are ingredients, Wood is used for furniture and bark is used for ropes.
Detailed information
Order
Malvales
Family
Malvaceae
Genus
Hibiscus
Species
H tiliaceus
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Racemous Inflorescence
Petal shape
Campanulate
Leaf type
Cordate
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
Okinawa (sub-) Tropical area Beach
Color
Yellow, Cream
Season
Jul Aug
Height
300  ~ 700  [cm]
Diameter
9  ~ 9