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Ilima

Scientific Name: sida fallax

Hawaiian Name: Ilima

Ilima is a common plant that thrives in sunny and hot conditions. This plant was prized for it’s beautiful flowers that were strung into delicate leis. This is the offical flower for Oahu. However, many people don’t know that this flower is actually edible and can be eaten in salads.

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One thought on “Ilima

  1. this is a vry interesting plant!!

    Posted by eddie slumdogg | May 8, 2013, 2:58 pm

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