Rosella

Scientific Name: 
Hibiscus sabdariffa
Family Name: 
Malvaceae
Place of Origin: 
West Africa
Plant Description: 
Stalks and leaves range from dark green to reddish colour, flowers are creamy white or pale yellow.
Plant Height: 
3-5m
Plant Use: 
Edible
Beverage
Medicinal
Craft/Construction/Fibre
Dye
Harvest Period: 
21-25 weeks from planting
Annual, Biannual or Perennial: 
Annual
Plant Type: 
Shrub
Herb
Climate: 
Sub-Tropical
Tropical

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