YOUNG MALAYSIANS DRESS AS HIBISCUS, THE NATIONAL FLOWER, BEFORE A
PERFORMANCE IN PUTRAJAYA.
Young Malaysians dressed in hibiscus flower costumes wait before a
performance during the opening of a botanical garden in Putrajaya, 35
kilometres (22 miles) south of Kuala Lumpur January 4, 2003. Hibiscus,
locally known as 'Bunga Raya', is Malaysia's national flower.