The Kuala Lumpur Hibiscus Garden was established in 1989 to showcase our National Flower, Hibiscus rosa-sinensis. It is located within The Lake Gardens of Kuala Lumpur at Jalan Cenderawasih.
Over 5,000 hibiscus plants of many species and colours are planted on terraces and pergolas for display. The plants are grown in the form of hedge, border shrubs, single bush or as specimens. Other attractions include a Garden Gallery, Courtyard and water features.
Two types of hibiscus are on display:
a) Hibiscus species such as Hibiscus tilaeceus and Hibiscus mutabilis
b) Hibiscus hybrids such as Orange Pride, Hawaiian Sunset, Kinchen Yellow, All Aglow, etc. The most well-known being Hibsicus rosa-sinensis 'Dr. Mahadhir' and Hibiscus rosa-sinensis 'Dr. Siti Hasmah'.