Hibiscus tiliaceus variegata

COMMON NAME

Hau tree, Tricolor hibiscus, beach hibiscus

TYPE

​Shrub

FAMILY

Malvaceae

NOTES

A selection of a tropical hibiscus popular among ancient Polynesians.  The leaves are heavily splashed with white, bronzed new foliage is  pink in the variegated parts making for a stunning visual combination.

GEOGRAPHIC REGION

Eastern and Northern Australia, Oceania, Maldives, South Asia, and Southeast Asia

NATIVE HABITAT

Often found growing along coasts and in low moist areas.

WEB SOURCES

hibiscus.org

wikipedia.org

raskisimani.files.wordpress.com



Hibiscus tiliaceus variegata