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Hibiscus furcellatus Lam.
Lindenleaf rosemallow

Hibiscus furcellatus
Copyright by: Forest & Kim Starr

Family: Malvaceae

Group: Dicot

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Shrub

Perennation: Perennial

Native Range: Peninsular Florida, the West Indies, southern Mexico, Central America and South America.

Map of Florida Locations

IRC SOUTH FLORIDA Status: Imperiled

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Native

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Cultivated

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Hibiscus furcellatus has been found in the following 14 conservation areas :
Occurrence Native Status
Caloosahatchee Creeks Preserve Present Native
Danforth Present Native
Delray Oaks Natural Area Present Native
Dupuis Reserve Present Native
Grassy Waters Preserve Present Native
Hobe Sound National Wildlife Refuge Present Native
Jonathan Dickinson State Park Present Native
Juno Dunes Natural Area Present Native
Jupiter Ridge Natural Area Present Native
Loxahatchee Slough Natural Area Present Native
Rocky Point Hammock Present Native
Savannas Preserve State Park Present Native
Seabranch Preserve State Park Present Native
Tilton Present Native

Hibiscus furcellatus has been found in the following 3 counties :
Occurrence Native Status
Broward County Native
Martin County Native
Palm Beach County Native

Hibiscus furcellatus has been found in the following 3 habitats :
Depression Marsh
Disturbed Upland
Mesic Flatwoods

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Hibiscus furcellatus
Copyright by: Forest & Kim Starr
Hibiscus furcellatus
Copyright by: Forest & Kim Starr
Hibiscus furcellatus
Copyright by: Forest & Kim Starr