Sunday, September 7, 2008

huge and delicate flowers .. Hibiscus moscheutos

What is blooming in the garden right now ?

Was blüht im Moment im Garten ?

Hibiscus moscheutos 'Southern Belle Mix'

Swamp Rose-mallow (Hibiscus moscheutos)
Numerous hybrids of the native North American Hibiscus species have been released by the commercial nursery trade. In cultivation the species or the hybrids can be an attractive addition to a bog garden or other water feature, not only adding visual appeal but also enhancing wildlife value for nectar-feeders and birds.

Der Roseneibisch (Hibiscus moscheutos), auch Sumpfeibisch genannt, ist eine Pflanzenart aus der Gattung Hibiskus (Hibiscus) in der Familie der Malvengewächse (Malvaceae).

Hibiscus moscheutos 'Southern Belle Mix'

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