Definitions for hibiscus rosa-sinensis
China rose, Chinese hibiscus, Rose of China, shoeblack plant, shoe black, Hibiscus rosa-sinensis(noun)
large showy Asiatic shrub or small tree having large single or double red to deep-red flowers
Hibiscus rosa-sinensis, known colloquially as rose mallow, Chinese hibiscus, China rose and shoe flower, is a species of flowering plant in the family Malvaceae, native to East Asia.
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