Beach Hibiscus, Sea Hibiscus

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Beach Hibiscus, Sea Hibiscus
Scientific Name : Talipariti tiliaceum
Family : Malvaceae
Common Name : Beach Hibiscus, Sea Hibiscus
Description:
A medium size tree found growing near beaches. It is a tree which is resistant to saline conditions. Underside of new leaves and new branches have soft, silvery hair. The old name Hibiscus tiliaceus is still widely used but research has proved that it is a different tree.
Propagation : Seeds, stem cuttings
Longevity : Perennial

 

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