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West Babylon, NY
(Zone 7a)

October 13, 2012
9:01 PM

Post #9304421

This one has flowers that barely open up, like 'Purpureus variegatus', except this shrub doesnt have the variegated leaves and is at least 18 years old, before 'Purpureus variegatus' was invented. Could this be it's ancestor? It so far has no seed pods, but I keep checking.

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Beautiful, BC
(Zone 9b)

October 13, 2012
9:08 PM

Post #9304425

Hibiscus syriacus 'Boule de Feu'?
West Babylon, NY
(Zone 7a)

October 14, 2012
8:26 AM

Post #9304701

Thank you very much that's it! I love this variety such a unique looking flower!

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