Hibiscus Flowers

Challenge #202 in the Life in the Natural World series. Hosted by RuthC.
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This challenge seeks your best images of the flamboyant, very photogenic hibiscus flowers. Often seen in the tropics, they also grow well in temperate climates. Your entry may be of a single flower, part of the flower, or numerous flowers on the hibiscus shrub. Insects or spiders may be present, but should not dominate the picture. I will also accept mallows and other species in the Malvaceae family. Macro and close-ups welcome. Make sure your entry is 1,600px MAXIMUM on its longer side. DPR does NOT resize your photos for you. You need to do this yourself BEFORE you enter a challenge. Entrants with oversize photos will not be invited to re-submit them. Ensure the size is correct the first time!
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Sunset hibiscus
Light and shadow
Orange Hibiscus
Yellow Selection
Tropical Hibiscus
Hibiscus close up
Yellow Hibiscus
Pale to blushing pink
A closer look
Delicate Hibiscus
Evening in Pune
Wet Hibiscus
Hibiscus Bud
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Take Me, I'm Yours!
Lots of Flowers
A Hibiscus Relation
1,600px MAXIMUM
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