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Sonoran Desert Plants
Hibiscus denudatus Bentham (Rock Hibiscus)

Coffee Pot Mountain

 

 Hibiscus denudatus Bentham

 Hibiscus denudatus Bentham

 Hibiscus denudatus Bentham

 Hibiscus denudatus Bentham

 Hibiscus denudatus Bentham

 Hibiscus denudatus Bentham

 Hibiscus denudatus Bentham

Habitat: rocky slopes
Life Form: shrub,low
Leaf Description: alternate simple
Flower Color: pink or magenta
Flowering Period: Jan. to Oct.
Spines: spineless
Family: Malvaceae (mallow family)
Abundance: common
Additional Information:
Felger, R.S., S. Rutman, C.J.S. Davis, and R. Lindley. 2015. Ajo Peak to Tinajas Altas: A flora of southwestern Arizona. Part 16. Eudicots: Malpighiaceae to Moraceae. Phytoneuron 2015-60: 1-54. Published 5 November 2015. ISSN 2153 733X page 21 (6.9 MB pdf)

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Our member horticultural expert is Hank Jorgensen. For more information on this plant species, see Hank's page on Hibiscus denudatus Bentham (opens in a new tab).

 

 

 

 

 

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