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Hibiscus striatus ssp. lambertianus (Striped rosemallow)
Kneupper, Chris

Hibiscus striatus ssp. lambertianus

Hibiscus striatus Cav. ssp. lambertianus (Kunth) Blanch. ex Proct.

Striped Rosemallow

Malvaceae (Mallow Family)

Synonym(s): Hibiscus cubensis, Hibiscus lambertianus

USDA Symbol: histl2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb , Subshrub
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Breeding System: Flowers Bisexual
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Notes: Up to about 12 feet tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Pink , Purple
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct



Wildflower Center Seed Bank

LBJWC-1287 Collected 2009-08-22 in Calhoun County by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

1 collection(s) available in the Wildflower Center Seed Bank

Web Reference

Webref 38 - Flora of North America (2019) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

USDA: Find Hibiscus striatus ssp. lambertianus in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Hibiscus striatus ssp. lambertianus in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Hibiscus striatus ssp. lambertianus


Record Modified: 2022-11-10
Research By: DEW

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