Yellow orange gumamela (hibiscus)

Did you know that the gumamela (hibiscus) flower is used to shine shoes in India?

yellow orange gumamela (hibiscus) - photo by Sam Veneracion
yellow orange gumamela (hibiscus) - photo by Sam Veneracion
yellow orange gumamela (hibiscus) - photo by Sam Veneracion

All photos were taken by Sam at Balay Indang.

  • http://timeandtide.prepys.com/ rhodora

    All very nice shots!

  • http://google grace gonzales

    charrrrrrrrr!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    • http://mysoulfulthoughts.blogspot.com/ Rach

      Really? How interesting!

      Great shots!

  • http://yahoo.com dora

    how nice shot………………………………………

  • je@n-s@n

    gre@t!! its pretty @nd i like the color, its beautiful…@nd not only th@t its @ medicin@l pl@nt in the philippines.how nice..^^ i like it..

    • eper

      Wow! i really love gumamelas… and i do collect varieties.
      Can you spare me a little branch of your yellow orange gumamela PLEASE???

  • val

    beautiful flowers! where can i buy latest rare gumamela in the philippines?