Malvaceae week :: Malvaviscus arboreus var. drummondii

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Dinesh Valke

Sep 6, 2011, 7:45:22 AM9/6/11
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Malvaviscus arboreus var. drummondii (Torr. & A. Gray) Schery
  • mal-vuh-VIS-kus -- sticky mallow
    ar-BOR-ee-us -- tree-like
    drum-AWN-dee-eye -- named for Thomas Drummond, Scottish naturalist

Malvaviscus arboreus var. drummondii
Dec 24, 2006 in gardens of residential complex at Thane

commonly known as: Drummond's hibiscus, dwarf mallow, sleepy hibiscus, wax mallow

Native to: s Mexico, Central America; cultivated as garden flora elsewhere


Balkar Arya

Sep 6, 2011, 10:50:18 AM9/6/11
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Awesome catch with fine details. Thanks for sharing

Dr Balkar Singh
Head, Deptt. of Botany and Biotechnology
Arya P G College, Panipat

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Dec 24, 2017, 2:39:02 AM12/24/17
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