Malvaceae Week: Hibiscus cannabinus from Murnaadu (MW-AR02)

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raghu ananth

Sep 8, 2011, 3:24:40 AM9/8/11
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Malvaceae Week: Hibiscus cannabinus from Murnaadu (MW-AR02)

Planted in a home garden and cared .. unlike the gutter beauty posted earlier.

Season: Monsoon
Habitat: Garden, Malenadu, Western ghats
Murnaadu, Coorg
Abundance :1 plant.
03 Sep 2009


DSC_5277 Hibiscus cannabinus Murnaadu-2.jpg
DSC_5277 Hibiscus cannabinus Murnaadu-1.jpg

Balkar Arya

Sep 8, 2011, 9:40:23 AM9/8/11
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Thanks Raghu Ji for Sharing another Beautiful Hibiscus

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

Gurcharan Singh

Sep 8, 2011, 10:22:10 AM9/8/11
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Raghu ji
It would be useful if you could upload closeup of flower or fruit showing epicalyx in detail.

Dr. Gurcharan Singh
Retired  Associate Professor
SGTB Khalsa College, University of Delhi, Delhi-110007
Res: 932 Anand Kunj, Vikas Puri, New Delhi-110018.
Phone: 011-25518297  Mob: 9810359089 


Sep 9, 2011, 3:58:29 AM9/9/11
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Sir, I do not have any other picture of this Hibiscus flower. Please
pardon.The photo is from my old stock.


JM Garg

Oct 11, 2019, 8:42:54 AM10/11/19
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I think it should be Hibiscus radiatus as per images, details and keys herein.
DSC_5277 Hibiscus cannabinus Murnaadu-2.jpg
DSC_5277 Hibiscus cannabinus Murnaadu-1.jpg

dr.rakesh Singh

Oct 12, 2019, 6:40:37 AM10/12/19
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Yessir ! 

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J.M. Garg

Oct 12, 2019, 9:26:36 AM10/12/19
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Thanks, Rakesh ji.

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