common rose-mallow
Hibiscus moscheutos L.Malvaceae

common name synonyms: mallow-rose, sea-hollyhock, swamp rose-mallow, water-mallow, crimsoneyed rosemallow

scientific name synonyms: ssp. palustris (L.) R. T. Clausen, H. palustris L.

subclass: Dicotyledoneae

superorder: Dilleniidae

order: Malvales

growth form: shrub, subshrub, herb

life history: annual, perennial

level of invasiveness: benign

weedy in native range: No

noxious weed in the u.s.: No

type of introduction: Intentional

number of vectors: 1.0

introduced range: Europe

native range: North America

notes: ssp. moscheutos, ssp. palustris

invasiveness notes: benign

Credits: Credits: (c) 2001-2006 J. Forman Orth