Hibiscus is deciduous, rounded-crown plant growing up to 2-3 m, and distributed to China and India. The leaves are 5-10 cm long with three lobes, and margins may be dentate. The gemmas and leavesare arranged on buds. The flowers bloom pink, white, red, purple from June to September. The genus is attractive with showy flowers. They like sunny or lighter shaded areas, and can be used as solitary in landscape.