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Alyogyne  huegelii

Alyogyne huegelii (Hibiscus huegelii)
Blue Hibiscus
 
Family: Malvaceae, Mallow Alyogyne-huegelli-in-flower at the Water Conservation Garden at Cuyamaca College 5-3-01
Alyogne huegeli
Alyogyne huegelii - Leaves
Alyoyne_huegelli_flower_g7.JPG (23258 bytes)
Plant Type: [ ] Tree[ x ] Shrub [ ] Vine
Average Maximum Height: Large : [ ] Tree over 75 ft. [ ] Shrub over 10 ft.
Medium : [ ] Tree 25 - 75 ft. [ x ] Shrub 4 - 10 ft.
Small : [ ] Tree under 25 ft. [ ] Shrub under 4 ft.
Spread: [ ] Wide : Wider than it is tall
[ x ] Medium : From 1/2 height to equal the height
[ x] Narrow : Less than 1/2 the height
Foliage: [ ] Deciduous to [ ] Semi-deciduous [ x ] Evergreen
Exposure: [ x ] Full Sun [ ] Partial Shade [ ] Full Shade
Ornamental Flowers: [ x ] Yes [ ] No
Flower Color:
(If yes on #8 above)
[ ] Red, Rose, Pink [ ] Yellow, Orange [ ] White, Cream
[ x ]Blue, Lavender, Violet [ ] Other

Primary Time of Bloom
(If yes on #8 above)

Sporadically [ x ] Winter [ x ] Spring [ x ] Summer [ x ] Fall
Ornamental Fruit: [ ] Yes [ ] No
Cold Hardy: [ ] 30 deg. F [ x ] 20 deg. F 23 deg. F [ ] 10oF
[ ] 0o F[ ] Below 0oF
Drought Tolerance: [ x ] Very - Class 1 [ ] Somewhat - Class 2
[ ] Average - Class 3 [ ] Poor Tolerance - Class 4
Comments:

[ ] Fall foliage Color [ ] Coastal Tolerance [ ] Edible Fruit
[ ] Poisonous [ ] Other

Additional Notes:  
   
Last Updated: 06/10/2015

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Program Coordinator
Email: leah.rottke@gcccd.edu
Phone: 619-660-4261

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