Living Collection Virtual Herbarium

Malvaceae
Hibiscus boryanus DC.

Verified by: Temperate sect. 18 August 2010
Notes: Verified with Flore des Mascareignes Vol 51. Shrubs. Petals red, apex truncate. Epicalyx longer than calyx. Part of the H. rosa-sinensis group.
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Locality: Mauritius, Tamarind Falls

epicalyx epicalyx

calyx calyx

epicalyx epicalyx

stigmas stigmas

stigmas stigmas

staminal column staminal column

staminal column staminal column

corolla tube base corolla tube base

ovary ovary

cross section of the ovary cross section of the ovary

pedicel pedicel

petiole petiole

petiole apex petiole apex

abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface

adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface

flowering branch

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