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Alyogyne huegelii  Alyogyne huegelii,Australia,Geotagged,Summer Click/tap to enlarge Species introCountry intro

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''Alyogyne huegelii'' is a flowering plant found in the Southwest botanical province of Western Australia, extending along its entire coastline.

A large flowered shrub, the species favours the sands of coastal shrublands and heath. The large flower, highly variable in colour, is similar to that of Hibiscus. It was previously placed in that genus, and is commonly named Lilac Hibiscus. It is widely cultivated as a flowering plant for the garden. Previously published varieties and cultivars.. more

Similar species: Malvales
Species identified by Ernst
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Uploaded Feb 11, 2020. Captured Dec 23, 2019 10:36 in 100 Elizabeth MacArthur Ave, Camden South NSW 2570, Australia.
  • Canon EOS 650D
  • f/5.6
  • 1/790s
  • ISO800
  • 135mm