What kind of plant is this?

My aunt gave this to my wifes grandma, you follow that? Lol…

Its a plant that flowers (no flowers right now).

WAG…Mock Orange

Tropical hibiscus, I’d wager. Leaves and bark look right.


Here is another challenge… it is growing untended in a wild part of a neighbor’s yard in northern VA. Note the green fruit hanging from the branch.

A second view with a clearer shot of a fruit: