'Flaming Wind' Hibiscus (Hibiscus rosa-sinensis)
Location: Kohala Coast, Big Island, Hawaii
This hibiscus cultivar is called Flaming Wind. The hardy shrub has smooth green leaves and it bears velvety scarlet blossoms year-round. Each blossoms lasts only for a day or so, but new ones pop out continually. Flaming Wind's brilliant color makes it a real eye-catcher in the garden.