Thursday, April 18, 2013

japanese lantern, Hibiscus schizopetalus

They call it Japanese lantern, yet it is a native of tropical eastern Africa in Kenya, Tanzania and Mozambique!

Plant/flower Kingdom(Plantae), unranked(Angiosperms,Eudicots, Rosids), Order(Malvales), Genus/Species(Hibiscus schizopetalus)
Location Sum-ag, Bacolod City
Camera Fujifilm HS25EXR, Olympus VG-110
Common name japanese lantern
Reference Wikipedia
Acknowledgment Rebecca Adorio(garden specimen)

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