Plant ID forum: Plumeria NOID

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Name: Ken Ramsey
Starkville, MS (Zone 8a)

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Sep 16, 2014 9:37 AM CST
It is apparent that I have a plumeria mislabeled. It is labeled "Celadine" but it is not a Celadine. This plant would not be a seedling but would have been a cutting, probably purchased from Mike several years ago. The inflorescence stem is bright green whereas the Celadine's is red. The flowers are mostly yellow and about 50% larger than the Celadine flowers. The leaves are about the same length/color but are a bit more narrow than the Celadine. The fragrance is even stronger than the Celadine and I would say it might be peachy (but I'm terrible describing fragrances!).

I wonder if this is Aztec Gold? The problem is, I have never purchased that variety. Sticking tongue out What is its ID?

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Thumb of 2014-09-16/drdawg/0e151e Thumb of 2014-09-16/drdawg/8799f2 NOID

Thumb of 2014-09-16/drdawg/59c23d Thumb of 2014-09-16/drdawg/1a1aef Celadine
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Name: Carol
Santa Ana,Ca. (Zone 10b)
Sunset zone 22
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Sep 16, 2014 1:46 PM CST
Check 'Aztec Gold'
Name: Lin
Florida (Zone 9b)
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Sep 16, 2014 1:47 PM CST
For comparison: Plumeria (Plumeria rubra 'Aztec Gold')
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