Data about <i>Hibiscus syriacus</i>

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Distribution

Data about <i>Hibiscus syriacus</i>
Introduced range includes
Additional detail Lower 48 United States of America USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
  • Geographic distribution
    A description of the geographic distribution, or range, of the taxon. Includes descriptions of global, regional, or political aspects of range and whether the taxon is native or introduced in portions of the range and endemicity.
    http://rs.tdwg.org/ontology/voc/SPMInfoItems#Distribution
Geographic distribution
Additional detail Africa & Madagascar - Gabon Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - China Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - China - Anhui Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - China - Fujian Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - China - Guangdong Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - China - Guangxi Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - China - Guizhou Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - China - Hainan Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - China - Hebei Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - China - Henan Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - China - Hubei Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - China - Hunan Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - China - Jiangsu Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - China - Jiangxi Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - China - Shaanxi Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - China - Shandong Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - China - Sichuan Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - China - Taiwan Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - China - Xizang Zizhiqu Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - China - Yunnan Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - China - Zhejiang Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Belize Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Honduras Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Mexico Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Mexico - Chiapas Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Mexico - Jalisco Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Mexico - Morelos Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Mexico - Nuevo León Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Mexico - Oaxaca Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Mesoamerica - Mexico - Veracruz Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail North America - Canada Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail North America - United States Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail North America - United States - Connecticut Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail North America - United States - Florida Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail North America - United States - Georgia Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail North America - United States - Missouri Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail North America - United States - New York Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail North America - United States - North Carolina Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail North America - United States - Ohio Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail North America - United States - South Carolina Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail North America - United States - Texas Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail North America - United States - Virginia Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail North America - United States - West Virginia Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Ecuador Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Ecuador - Pichincha Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail South America - Ecuador - Tungurahua Missouri Botanical Garden  

Physical Description

Data about <i>Hibiscus syriacus</i>
  • Plant growth habit
    The general growth form of a plant - its size and branching - also its woodiness. Some plants have different growth habits depending on environment or location, so a plant can have more than one value.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/PlantHabit
Plant growth habit
Additional detail shrub
  • Shrub
    Perennial, multi-stemmed woody plant that is usually less than 4 to 5 meters (13 to 16 feet) in height. Shrubs typically have several stems arising from or near the ground, but may be taller than 5 meters or single-stemmed under certain environmental conditions.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/shrub
USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
Additional detail tree
  • Tree
    Perennial, woody plant with a single stem (trunk), normally greater than 4 to 5 meters (13 to 16 feet) in height; under certain environmental conditions, some tree species may develop a multi-stemmed or short growth form (less than 4 meters or 13 feet in height).
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/tree
USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  

Ecology

Data about <i>Hibiscus syriacus</i>
Habitat
Additional detail cultivated habitat
  • Cultivated habitat
    A geographical feature modified by humans by the preparation of the land, usually for the purposes of growing crops.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000113
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail cut
  • Cut
    An excavation of the Earth's surface to provide passage for a road, railway, canal, etc.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000474
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail garden
  • Garden
    An enclosure for displaying selected plant or animal life.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000011
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail garden
  • Garden
    An enclosure for displaying selected plant or animal life.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000011
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail scrubland
  • Scrubland
    Area covered with low-growing or stunted perennial vegetation and usually not mixed with trees.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000300
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail scrubland
  • Scrubland
    Area covered with low-growing or stunted perennial vegetation and usually not mixed with trees.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000300
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail sea cliff Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail stream
  • Stream
    Linear body of water flowing on the Earth's surface.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000023
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail subtropical Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail temperate Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail tropical Environments - EOL project  
  • Interacts with
    an organism has an effect on another organism in the community.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/interactsWith
Interacts with
Additional detail Ascochyta GloBI  
Additional detail Ascochyta malvicola GloBI  
Additional detail Diaporthe eres GloBI  
Additional detail Phomopsis GloBI  
  • Interacts with
    an organism has an effect on another organism in the community.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/interactsWithreverse
Interacts with
Additional detail Ascochyta malvicola GloBI  
Additional detail Common Hibiscus GloBI  
Additional detail Common Hibiscus GloBI  
Additional detail Diaporthe eres GloBI  
Additional detail Diaporthe eres GloBI  
Elevation min
Additional detail 1 m Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History Department of Botany  
max Additional detail 1,036 m Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History Department of Botany  
median Additional detail 182 m Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History Department of Botany  

Life History and Behavior

Data about <i>Hibiscus syriacus</i>
Life cycle habit
Additional detail perennial
  • Perennial
    Of plant duration, a plant whose life span extends over more than two growing seasons, c.f. annual, biennial, ephemeral, of flowering with respect to architecture, hapaxanthic, monocarpic, pleonanthic
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/perennial
USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  

Relevance to Humans and Ecosystems

Data about <i>Hibiscus syriacus</i>
  • Invasive/noxious listings
    Indicates whether a taxon is listed on a global or regional list of invasive organisms or whether it has special legal status due to its negative impact on human welfare or ecosystems.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/InvasiveNoxiousStatus
Invasive/noxious listings
Additional detail Invasive exotic pest plants in Tennessee USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  

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