Hibiscus micranthus

Hibiscus micranthus Hibiscus micranthus Hibiscus micranthus

Hibiscus micranthus - Herb or small shrub, 0.6-2m tall; stems slender, scabrid with hairs. Leaf lamina 1-2.25(-3.25) x 0.5-1.75(-3) cm, shallowly 3 lobed; petioles 3-13 (-22) mm long. Flowers white, solitary, axillary, 1-1.5 cm diameter; pediciles 2.5-4.5 cm long; corolla lobes 1-1.2 x 0.45-0.5 cm. Capsule 7-8 x 8-10 mm. Seeds horeseshoe shaped, densly silky.

Scientific Name Hibiscus micranthus
Family Name MALVACEAE
English Name Tiny flower hibiscus
Local Name Siriwedi babila (සිරිවැඩි බැබිල)
Sanskrit Name
Conservation Status Least Concerned (NCS) 2012
Status Native
Edible Parts None

Hibiscus micranthus Hibiscus micranthus Hibiscus micranthus

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