Native Hibiscus

Alyogyne huegelii is native to the south west of Western Australia. This plant is sometimes called a Native Hibiscus, or a Lilac Hibiscus and at one time had the scientific name of Hibiscus huegelii.

This is a fast-growing plant reaching a height of about four metres.


It has a long flowering season, producing large numbers of flowers. The flowers are attractive to birds.


It can be damaged by heavy frosts, but seems to tolerate light ones fairly well.