Flora of the Southeastern United States
2022 Edition


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Hibiscus aculeatus Walter. Savanna Hibiscus, Comfort-root. Phen: Jun-Aug; Jul-Sep. Hab: Pine savannas, swamp forests, dry sandy or loamy soils of maritime forest edges. Dist: Se. NC south to sc. peninsular FL, west to LA and extreme e. TX.

Origin/Endemic status: Endemic

Syn: = Fl4, FNA6, GW2, K1, K3, K4, RAB, S, WH3

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