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Thespesia grandiflora, Montezuma speciocissima , Maga

Thespesia grandiflora, Montezuma speciocissima

Maga
Family: Malvaceae
Origin: Puerto Rico
Small tree 10-20 ftFull sunSemi-shadeRegular waterModerate waterRed/crimson/vinous flowersAttracts butterflies, hummingbirds

This giant hibiscus is endemic to the humid forests of Puerto Rico.

Thespesia grandiflora is the official national flower of Puerto Rico.


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Thespesia grandiflora, Montezuma speciocissima , Maga
Thespesia grandiflora, Montezuma speciocissima , Maga


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