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LADX Hibiscus Sprite.png
Location(s) Tal Tal Mountain Range[1]
Use(s) Trading for the Letter[1]

The Hibiscus is an item in Link's Awakening.[1]

Locations and Uses

Link receiving the Hibiscus

The Hibiscus is the eighth item in the Trading Sequence in Link's Awakening. It is obtained by bringing the Pineapple to the famished Papahl in Tal Tal Mountain Range.[1] After eating the pineapple,[2] Papahl will give Link the Hibiscus.[3] If Link takes the Hibiscus to Christine in Animal Village, she will give Link a Letter that he must give to Mr. Write.[1][4]


TMC Forest Minish Artwork.png Names in Other Regions TMC Jabber Nut Sprite.png
Language Name Meaning
Japan Japanese ハイビスカス (Haibisukasu) Hibiscus
French Republic FrenchEU Hibiscus
Federal Republic of Germany German Hibiskus
Kingdom of Spain SpanishEU Hibisco


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Encyclopedia (Dark Horse Books), pg. 127 (LA)
  2. "This Pineapple is so delicious! I'm going to eat the Pineapple right now! Bon Appetit!" — Papahl (Link's Awakening DX)
  3. "AH! This isn't meant to be a reward... Here, take this Hibiscus! It's a hibiscus!" — Papahl (Link's Awakening DX)
  4. "I would like you to take this letter to a Mr. Write who lives on the border of the Mysterious Forest, please!" — Christine (Link's Awakening DX)