Hibiscus denudatus Desert Hibiscus
PERENNIAL. Plant is a loose, shrubby cluster of grayish-green,
slightly fuzzy stems with a few thick grayish leaves. Grows to about
.5 m tall. Flowers light pink to purplish pink, 4-5 cm, blooming
in April and sporadically all summer whenever there is rain. A bajada
plant, common in the Empires on gravel slopes at lower elevations.
FAMILY: Malvaceae (Mallow Family)