Taxon  Report   4181    
Hibiscus denudatus  Benth.
Paleface,  Rock hibiscus
Hibiscus denudatus
© 2011 Neal Kramer
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Hibiscus denudatus
© 2009 Barry Breckling
Hibiscus denudatus
© 2011 Neal Kramer
Hibiscus denudatus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Hibiscus denudatus
© 2009 Christopher L. Christie
Genus: Hibiscus
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Hibiscus denudatus var. involucellatus
More information about  Hibiscus denudatus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 22, 2019).