Data about <i>Hibiscus cannabinus</i>

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Distribution

 
introduced range includes
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Lower 48 United States of America
USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
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Puerto Rico
USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
 
geographic distribution
  • 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
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Africa & Madagascar - Gabon
Missouri Botanical Garden  
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Africa & Madagascar - South Africa
Missouri Botanical Garden  
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Asia - China - Guangdong
Missouri Botanical Garden  
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Asia - China - Hebei
Missouri Botanical Garden  
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Asia - China - Heilongjiang
Missouri Botanical Garden  
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Asia - China - Jiangsu
Missouri Botanical Garden  
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Asia - China - Liaoning
Missouri Botanical Garden  
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Asia - China - Yunnan
Missouri Botanical Garden  
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Asia - China - Zhejiang
Missouri Botanical Garden  
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Asia - India
Missouri Botanical Garden  
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Mesoamerica - Honduras
Missouri Botanical Garden  
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North America - United States
Missouri Botanical Garden  
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North America - United States - Florida
Missouri Botanical Garden  
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South America - Peru
Missouri Botanical Garden  
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South America - Peru - Loreto
Missouri Botanical Garden  

Physical Description

 
growth habit
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forb/herb
  • forb/herb
    Vascular plant without significant woody tissue above or at the ground. Forbs and herbs may be annual, biennial, or perennial but always lack significant thickening by secondary woody growth and have perennating buds borne at or below the ground surface. In the PLANTS Database (http://plants.usda.gov/), graminoids are excluded but ferns, horsetails, lycopods, and whisk-ferns are included.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/forbHerb
USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  

Ecology

 
habitat
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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  
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tropical
Environments - EOL project  
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woodland
Environments - EOL project  
 
habitat includes
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non-marine
IRMNG - Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera.  
 
elevation measurement
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220 m
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History Department of Botany  
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300 m
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History Department of Botany  
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65 m
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History Department of Botany  
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68 m
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History Department of Botany  
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800 m
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History Department of Botany  
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970 m
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History Department of Botany  

Life History and Behavior

 
life cycle habit
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annual
  • annual
    Of plant duration, a plant whose life span ends within one year after germination, e.g. a winter annual germinating in the autumn and flowering in the spring (esp. in Mediterranean climates), approximately synonymous to therophyte, c.f. biennial, ephemeral, perennial, c.f. also of flowering with respect to architecture, hapaxanthic, monocarpic, pleonanthic.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/annual
USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  

Conservation

 
extinction status
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extant
IRMNG - Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera.  

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