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plant or weed identification

Posted by blackcatkarma pa. (My Page) on
Sun, Jul 20, 14 at 1:34

i have trying to find out what this plant is without much luck...before the flower opens, it resembles a upright chinese lantern.
the flowers open in the morning...but close most of the afternoon...any ideas?

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RE: plant or weed identification

i don't think my pic posted...try again

RE: plant or weed identification

a pic before the flowers open

RE: plant or weed identification

something in the same family as hibiscus - abelmoschus or such

RE: plant or weed identification

Hibiscus trionum aka Flower of an Hour.

RE: plant or weed identification

thank you! now i can find a little info...guess it's invasive, but they aren't in an area to worry about for now.

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