Turk's cap (Malvaviscus drumondii) in our yard, 2014. Unfortunately it grows in places where I don't want it. - Malvaviscus are hibiscus relatives native to the US and Central America. Malvaviscus produces cute little butterfly-attracting flowers that do not fully open up.
The confederate rose, also called Hibiscus mutabilis or cotton rose, bears eye-catching foliage and showy flowers that turn dark pink as they age. When the flowers finish their colorful display, they .