Hibiscus

6 07 2015

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RedHibiscus





Hawaiian White Hibiscus

2 08 2014

Stamen of Hawaiian White Hibiscus (Hibiscus waimeae)

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Hisbiscus stamen





Chirita ‘Walkerae’ bloom

24 10 2011

Chirita ‘Walkerae’ bloom, photographed in the conservatory at the U.S. Botanic Garden this afternoon. Doesn’t the tubular part of the flower look like the torso and leg of a green lizard?!

Learn more about the genus Chirita from the site below by John Boggan from the Smithsonian Institute.

http://www.gesneriads.ca/genchiri.htm

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Canna and Japanese Maple

19 08 2010

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