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Hibiscus mutabilis

Hibiscus mutabilis (Hibiscus mutabilis)

Day 3, and this has become a dark pink. I was reading about this flower, and someone went to the trouble of weighing it, and found it looses half its weight as it changes.

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That's lovely , Wylie .
Curious that it should lose wieght as it changes , though .

3 Nov, 2012


That's a gorgeous colour .

3 Nov, 2012


They don't photograph very well, but a shrub with all three colours at the same time is a sight. You have to stand too far back and the flowers look are just dots. This is one you have to see live.

4 Nov, 2012



4 Nov, 2012

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