Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


  Hibiscus trionum L. image
Photographer: Kitty Kohout           

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Christopher Noll

Christopher Noll

Christopher Noll

Paul Drobot

Paul Drobot

Paul Drobot
Family Malvaceae
Hibiscus trionum L.
flower-of-an-hour
Hibiscus: the ancient Greek and Latin name for some mallow-like plant
trionum: three-parted
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Detailed Distribution:
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Status: Introduced - naturalized
Plant: erect, annual, 1'-2' tall, hairy, branching forb
Flower: whitish to yellow with a purple center, 5-parted, 1 1/4"-3" wide, opening only a few hours, with many small bracts below; blooms July-Sept.
Leaf:deeply 3-parted, long-stalked, toothed or lobed
Habitat: disturbed sites, gardens
(Glossary)

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Trionum trionum (L.) Wooton & Standl.

         
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