Althéa

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Botanical classification

Hibiscus syriacus L.

Order: 
Malvales
Family: 
Synonyms: 
Hibiscus acerifolius Salisb.
Hibiscus floridus Salisb. 
Hibiscus rhombifolius Cav.
Ketmia arborea Moench
Ketmia syriaca (L.) Scop.
Ketmia syrorum Medik.
Used part of the plant: 
Root
Leaf
Use for paper making: 
Formation aid