Sea hibiscus/ Ohamabou

Sea hibiscus/ オオハマボウ
Sea hibiscus/ オオハマボウ

学名/ Botanical name : Hibiscus tiliaceus

シノニム/ Synonym : Hibiscus tiliaceus, Talipariti tiliaceum

英名/ English name : Sea hibiscus

別名/ Alternative English name: beach hibiscus, coast hibiscus, hau tree, linden hibiscus, mahoe, wild cotton tree

日本名/ Japanese name: オオハマボウ 大浜朴

日本名別名/ Alternative Japanese name: ユウナ(右納)、ヤマアサ(山麻)

タイ語名/ Thai name: ปอทะเล(ポー・タレー) 

原産地/ Original : Old World tropics and subtropics


The flowers of H. tiliaceus are bright yellow with a deep red center upon opening. Over the course of the day, the flowers deepen to orange and finally red before they fall. The branches of the tree often curve over time. The leaves are heart shaped.


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