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comfortroot
Hibiscus aculeatus
comfortroot Mallow Family
Hibiscus aculeatus Malvaceae
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common name
  comfortroot
accepted scientific name
  Hibiscus aculeatus Walter
rules for finding collection records
  Hibiscus aculeatus (592)
family name
  Malvaceae
Image Author: ©2006 John R. Gwaltney, Southeastern Flora
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is 2.8 to 5.0 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed beginning of May thru 1st week of November

How Likely at this Location (16%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (90%)
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