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Hibiscus rosa-sinensis 朱槿
(Tsang Ling Hei)
Updated on 29/04/2021
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It belongs to order Malvales, family Malvaceae It has other name like Chinese hibiscus, China rose, shoeblackplant They usually have 5 sepal, 5 unfused petal along with numerous stamen attached to a single pistil and we define it as 'monadelphous stamen' In Floriography, it means the beauty of consideration They are eatable and ofter used as Chinese medicine Reference: https://freehighschoolscience.wordpress.com/2019/02/25/hibiscus-flower/
Photographed by Tsang Ling Hei in Tseung Kwan O
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Monadelphous stamen is a result of connation among stamens, though some degree of adnation between androecium and gynoecium can be observed in this flower.
petal , sepal , pileus , suspensor , stipe , sporangium , Labellum , columella , zygosporangium , sporangiophore
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