Wednesday, March 2, 2016

5 Facts About the Hibiscus You May Not Have Known

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These Flowers Aren't Just for Lookin' At

 

 

No botanical or scientific name will be given today. Somebody else can do that part.

Researching online, these discoveries were made and, I must share them quickly.



Number One


The hibiscus plant can become a 15 foot tall, over 8 feet diameter tree.


Number Two 


In Tahiti and Hawaii, a hibiscus worn over the right ear of a woman signifies she's single.


Number Three


Fibers of the tree bark are used in Polynesia, for making grass skirts.


Number Four


In China, dye from the flowers, is used by women, to color their hair.


Number Five

Hibiscus tea is considered a source of vitamin C.



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