“Hibiscus mutabilis - Changeable Rose Hibiscus (Double Flowers)”, a copyrighted post, was written for My Nice Garden blog by Autumn Belle @ http://www.mynicegarden.com/ on Aug 26th 2011.
Common names: Confederate Rose, Changeable Rose, Cotton Rose, Chinese Rose
Chinese name: 木芙蓉 (mu fu rong)
Malay name: Laki Pukul Bini, Baru Landak, Bunga Waktu Besar, Mati-Laki-Mati-Bini
If you pluck the flowers when they are still white in the morning and put them in the fridge, they will remain white until taken out. They will then turn pink under the warmth of the room temperature or its surroundings. (Source: Tropical Horticulture and Gardening book by Dr. Francis Ng)
This is my entry for :
1) Fertilizer Friday - my grateful thanks to Glenda of Tootise Time