Hibiscus tiliaceus

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Hibiscus tiliaceus shrubby tree widely distributed along tropical shores; yields a light tough wood used for canoe outriggers and a fiber used for cordage and caulk; often cultivated for ornament
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Usage

In literature:

Malvaceae : Hibiscus tiliaceus.
"Narrative of a Survey of the Intertropical and Western Coasts of Australia" by Phillip Parker King
Hibiscus tiliaceus, L. Suriana maritima, Jacqu.
"Narrative of a Survey of the Intertropical and Western Coasts of Australia] [Volume 2 of 2]" by Phillip Parker King
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