- Perennial plant does not need to be replenished
- Current names: Hibiscus – Rosemallows
- 3 seedlings planted in one pot
- Plant source: Egypt
- Color: Orange combined with yellow color of the sides
Hibiscus is a genus of flowering plants in the mallow family. The family is extremely large and consists of several hundred species dating back to temperate, subtropical and tropical regions around the world. Organ species are known for their large, cheerful flowers and are simply known as hibiscus or lesser known as pink mallow. Other names include Hardy Hibiscus, Sharon Rose, and Tropical Hibiscus.
The genus includes both annual and perennial herbaceous plants, as well as woody shrubs and small trees. The generic name is derived from the Greek name Hibiscus. Many species are widely cultivated as ornamental plants.
Hibiscus tea is known by many names around the world and is served both hot and cold. The drink is known for its red color, acid flavor and vitamin C content.