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Taxon: Hibiscus radiatus Cav.

 
Genus: Hibiscus
Family: Malvaceae
Subfamily: Malvoideae
Tribe: Hibisceae
Nomen number: 19074
Place of publication: Diss. 3:150, t. 54, fig. 2. 1787
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 03-Jan-2005 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 03-Jan-2005
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 8 (5 active, 2 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental
  • Human food:
  • Medicines: folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bangladesh, India [Assam, Bihar, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Meghalaya, Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal]
    • INDO-CHINA: Myanmar


    Cultivated (widely cult.)

    Naturalized (widely natzd.)

    Other (exact native range obscure)

References:

  1. Angely, J. A. Flora analítica e fitográfica do Estado de São Paulo. (F Anal Sao Paulo)
  2. Bates, D. M. 1965. Notes on the cultivated Malvaceae. 1. Hibiscus (Baileya) 13:81-82.
  3. Borssum Waalkes, J. v. 1966. Malesian Malvaceae revised (Blumea) 14:60-61.
  4. Cufodontis, G. Enumeratio plantarum aethiopiae: Spermatophyta. (F EthiopCuf)
  5. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  6. Jardín Botánico Nacional Flora de la República de Cuba. 1998- (F Cuba)
  7. Kress, W. J. et al., eds. Revised checklist of the plants of Myanmar (Burma) (on-line resource). (L Myanmar Online)
  8. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  9. McVaugh, R. Flora Novo-Galiciana. (F NGalicia)
  10. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  11. Rakshit, S. C. & B. C. Kundu 1972. Revision of the Indian species of Hibiscus Bull. Bot. Surv. India 12:162.
  12. Sharma, B. D. et al., eds. Flora of India. (F India)
  13. Wilson, F. D. 1999. Revision of Hibiscus section Furcaria (Malvaceae) in Africa and Asia Bull. Nat. Hist. Mus. London, Bot. 29:59.

Check other web resources for Hibiscus radiatus Cav. :

  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Hibiscus radiatus 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

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?id=19074. Accessed 17 October 2018.