Buds along the stem
The little hairs on the seedpods will stick in your skin and irritate it
The seedpod dried and opening on the plant showing the seeds inside
10/2003 deep burgandy rosemallow Brooksville, FL USA
Hibiscus radiatus. The flower is an intense burgundy, it's truly beautiful.
Monarch Rosemallow with a 5" bloom
Monarch Rosemallow closeup. Notice the star shape in the center.
"October hibiscus" grown and photo by Michael Guilford, Zephyrhills, FL