Taxon: Hibiscus schizopetalus (Dyer) Hook. f.

 
Genus: Hibiscus
Family: Malvaceae
Subfamily: Malvoideae
Tribe: Hibisceae
Nomen number: 19082
Place of publication: Bot. Mag. 106: t. 6524. 1880
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 06-Nov-1985 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 19-Sep-2017
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • coral hibiscus  (Source: F Viti) - English
  • Japanese hibiscus  (Source: Zander ed17) - English
  • hängender Roseneibisch  (Source: Zander ed17) - German

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Zander ed14; Dict Gard; Baileya 13:124. 1965)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Kenya, Tanzania
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Mozambique (n.)


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Bates, D. M. 1965. Notes on the cultivated Malvaceae. 1. Hibiscus (Baileya) 13:123-124.
  2. Borssum Waalkes, J. v. 1966. Malesian Malvaceae revised (Blumea) 14:73-74.
  3. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
  4. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  5. Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage. 2002 (Zander ed17)
  6. Exell, A. W. et al., eds. Flora zambesiaca. (F Zamb)
  7. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  8. Keay, R. W. J. & F. N. Hepper Flora of west tropical Africa, ed. 2. (F WT Afr)
  9. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  10. Liogier, H. A. & L. F. Martorell Flora of Puerto Rico and adjacent islands: a systematic synopsis. (F PR)
  11. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  12. Smith, A. C. Flora vitiensis nova. (F Viti)
  13. St. John, H. List and summary of the flowering plants in the Hawaiian islands. 1973 (L Hawaii)
  14. Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. Flora of Panama. (F Panama)

Check other web resources for Hibiscus schizopetalus (Dyer) Hook. f. :

  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Hibiscus schizopetalus cultivars
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?19082. Accessed 23 May 2018.