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Hibiscus brackenridgei ssp. brackenridgei
Hibiscus brackenridgei ssp. brackenridgei
Ma'o Hau Hele
Photographer: Eric White

ID: 0000 0000 0613 1759 (2013-06-20)

Copyright © 2013 Eric White

  • date of photo  Jun 29, 2012
  • this photo depicts a plant that was cultivated or collected in the wild
  • photo location   Amy Greenwell Ethnobotanical Garden
  • plant's place of origin   Captian Cook, Hawaii (Hawaii, Big Island (Hawaiian Islands), US)
  • family Malvaceae
  • plant community   Dry forest and shrubland, 130-800m
  • notes   Endemic to main Hawaiian Islands and endangered. It is also the official State flower of Hawaii. The National Tropical Botanical Garden reports less than 100 plants (wild?) on 3 islands. The Amy Greenwell Garden has several plants of this species in their garden.
  • camera   Nikon D80 Nikkor 60mm
  • photo category: Plant - tree/shrub

  • common names   Ma'o Hau Hele (photographer)
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