Coral hibiscus schizopetalus

Coral Hibiscus. This striking flower is an original species of Hibiscus. It is frequently used as a parent in the modern hybrids. It forms an arching shrub or small tree and produces flowers throughout the summer. Some of the larger Swallowtails nectar on this flower as do the Longwing butterflies.

Name: Coral Hibiscus

Latin: Hibiscus schizopetalus

Family: Mallow Family

Origin: Far East