Hibiscus aculeatus

comfortroot, big thicket hibiscus, pineland hibiscus
Family

Malvaceae

Leaf Arrangement

alternate

Leaf Attachment

petiolate

Leaf Type

simple

Leaf Shape

palmate lobed

Growth Form

forb

Flower Color

white

Flower Month

June - November

Height (meters)

1.0

Milky Sap

Yes

Armed/Unarmed

Unarmed

Origin

native

Lifespan

perennial


Wetland Class

FACW

Habitat

Prairie, plains, meadows, pastures, savannahs, woodland edges and openings, pine savannahs, edges of flat pine woods.