• Plant: Desert Rose (Adenium obesum)
  • Uploaded by GigiPlumeria
  • Info: Bloom / 2022-10-30 / My garden in Tampa, Florida / License: All rights reserved
  • Caption: This is one of my rescue, the blooms are beautiful and has a twist.
Photo of Desert Rose (Adenium obesum) uploaded by GigiPlumeria

Other Photos
Location: Jakarta
Date: 2022-10-06
Location: My garden in Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-05-12
My grafted purple desert rose. The color of this one is “stunni
Location: My garden
First blooms (2018 seedling)
Location: Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-04-29
My desert rose, decapitated last spring and it took a long time t
Photo by Ursula
Location:  North latitude    GPS Latitude              16, 1' 40.202" East longitude    GPS Longitude             80, 13' 53.124"
Photo by RobertB
Location: My home
Date: 2011-02-14
Location: My garden in Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-11-01
My grafted triple red desert rose.
Location: Parchur, Andhra Pradesh, India
Date: 2020-09-11
Photo by hlutzow
Location: Wilmington, Delaware USA
Date: 2015-04-17
Location: Kwajalein, Marshall Islands
Date: Summer 2003
Location: Parchur, Andhra Pradesh, India
Date: 2020-09-11
Location: Parchur, Andhra Pradesh, India
Date: 2022-02-07
Location: North Louisiana
Date: 2019-06-21
Location: Tampa Bay, Florida 
Date: May
Desert Rose
Location: Parchur, Andhra Pradesh, India
Date: 2016-04-09
Location: Parchur, Andhra Pradesh, India
Date: 2020-11-08
Location: My garden in Tampa, Florida
Date: October 29, 2022
My clearance rescue has bloomed.
Location: Tampa Bay, Florida 
Date: May
Desert Rose
Location: Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-04-29
My Fairy Crossing is blooming nonstop!
Location: My garden in Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-10-30
These were rooted this spring and now has buds. One of the cuttin
Location: My garden in Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-11-02
Beautiful triple red at local store. Sad to see that the caudex h
Location: My garden in Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-07-29
My grafted desert rose, purple bloom.
Location: Parchur, Andhra Pradesh, India
Date: 2020-09-10
Location: Mentor on the Lake
Date: 2018-10-14
Location: Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-04-24
My clearance rescue, seedgrown a true bonsai form, repotted!
Photo by Ursula
Location: Parchur, Andhra Pradesh, India
Date: 2020-08-08
Location: Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-03-07
A bouquet of blooms, white desert rose.
Location: Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-04-29
My 10 year old desert rose, nicknamed ‘Pinkie Pie’ newly repo
Location: Parchur, Andhra Pradesh, India
Date: 2021-04-29
Spider on bloom
Location: My Yard
Location: North Louisiana
Date: 2019-06-17
Location: My garden
Location: North Louisiana
Date: 2020-04-02
Location: Wilmington, Delaware USA
Date: 2015-05-04
Location: My garden in Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-06-07
My grafted, yellow desert rose.
Location: Van Buren, MO
Date: 2020-06-28
Flash photo.
Location: Central Texas
Date: 2016-05-05
Location: Parchur, Andhra Pradesh, India
Date: 2020-10-28
Location: Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-01-22
Violeta Flora’s winter bloom is more maroonish dark purple in p
Location: Mentor on the Lake
Date: 2018-10-14
Location: Wilmington, Delaware USA
Location: South-Africa - Kruger Park
Date: 2017-01-28
In its natural habitat, under grazing pressure
Location: Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-03-07
“Happy Monday!” Love the blooms of my beautiful desert rose.
Location: Parchur, Andhra Pradesh, India
Date: 23Apr2016
Location: My Yard
Date: 2019-05-11
Location: My Yard
Date: 2018-05-19
Unnamed variety...plant tag had a 57 on it.
Location: Tampa Bay, Florida 
Date: 3/2021
Location: North Louisiana
Date: 2020-04-01
Location: Sebastian,  Florida
Date: 2020-05-19
Location: Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-04-28
This is Adenia, seedgrown, she just loves  to grow taller.
Photo by plantmanager
Location: North Louisiana
Date: 2020-04-02
Location: North Louisiana
Date: 2020-04-02
Location: Parchur, Andhra Pradesh, India
Date: 2020-09-24
Location: Wilmington, Delaware USA
Location: my yard Arenas Valley, NM
Date: 2015-12-04
Location: Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-05-07
My MD 2022 grafted desert rose.
Location: Parchur, Andhra Pradesh, India
Date: 2020-11-08
Location: Parchur, Andhra Pradesh, India
Date: 2020-11-13
Photo by orchidgal
Location: Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-05-07
My MD 2022 grafted desert rose.

Date: 2019-09-05
Location: Tampa Bay, Florida 
Date: 2022-04-23
Spring bloom
Location: Tellys Greenhouse, Troy, MI
Date: 2009-01-31
Location: My garden
Date: 2020-09-12
Location: Port Orange, Florida
Date: 2018-06-13
Location: Baja California
Date: 2020-05-04
Waking up in mid spring
Location: North Louisiana
Location: Jakarta
Date: 2021-12-02
Location: Macleay Island, Queensland, Australia
Date: 2014-02-21
Location: Jakarta
Date: 2021-12-02
Location: Southwest Florida
Date: spring 2012
This picture shows 'what may lie beneath the surface' - this plan
Location: Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-04-29
My 10 year old desert rose seedling is loving the rain!
Photo by drdawg
Location: At our garden - Tracy, CA
Date: Summertime 2010
Desert Rose in bloom
Location: Indoors - Tracy, CA
Date: 2011-04-18
Desert Rose slowly coming out of dormant state after winter seaso
Photo by plantmanager
Location: My garden
Location: Orangeburg, SC
Date: 2015-07-06
Location: North Louisiana
Date: 2020-04-02
Location: My garden in Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-06-07
My grafted purple desert rose.
Location: South Florida
Date: 2014-05-11
Double flower adenium (no ID).
Location: Tampa, FL
Date: 05/14/2022
Photo by hlutzow
Location: Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-04-18
My purple adenium!
Location: Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-04-18
My purple desert rose, nicknamed “Persona”.
Photo by chhari55
Location: Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-05-07
My MD 2022 grafted desert rose.
Location: My garden in Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-05-11
My grafted single petal purple desert rose.
Location: Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-01-23
Winter blooms of Violeta Flora.
Photo by JamesAcclaims
Location: South-Africa - Kruger Park
Date: 2017-01-28
Location: Wilmington, Delaware USA
Date: 2015-05-27
Location: Parchur, Andhra Pradesh, India
Date: 2020-09-11
Location: Tellys Greenhouse, Troy, MI
Date: 2009-01-31
Location: Tellys Greenhouse, Troy, MI
Date: 2009-01-31
Photo by Rainbow
Location: Parchur, Andhra Pradesh, India
Date: 2020-08-28
Location: Georgia
Date: 2022-07-10
My niece desert rose, I grew from cutting.
Location: Jakarta
Date: 2021-12-02
Location: Jakarta
Date: 2021-12-02
Location: Socotra Island
Date: 2013-08-22
Photo courtesy of: Rod Waddington
Location: Parchur, Andhra Pradesh, India
Date: 2021-04-25
Location: Wilmington, Delaware USA
A glorious display
Location: My Yard
Location: Parchur, Andhra Pradesh, India
Date: 2022-02-07
Location: North Louisiana
Date: 2008-11-07
Photo by JamesAcclaims
Location: all photos from my gardens
Date: 2018-06-19
Location: At our garden - Tracy, CA
Date: Summertime 2010
Close-up of Desert Rose blooms
Photo by plantmanager
Location: Port St Lucie, FL.
Date: 2017-04-01
Location: Tampa, Florida
Date: August 16, 2021
Fat caudex.
Location: Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-04-24
Repotted and makeover… beautiful!
Location: Ingleside. Illinois
Date: 2022-05-30
Four & a half month old Adenium obesum.
Location: Parchur, Andhra Pradesh, India
Date: 2020-11-10
Location: Mariana Islands Guam USA
Date: 2015-05-11
8 month-old-seedling in community pot
Location: Wilmington, Delaware USA
Date: 2015-04-17
Location: My garden in Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-05-13
My very own seedling, this has been trying to bloom at 7 months.
Location: Pacific Northwest
Date: 2010-04-04
Location: Pacific Northwest
Date: 2010-04-11
Location: Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-04-16
My purple desert rose bloom!
Location: my yard Arenas Valley, NM
Date: 2015-12-14
Adenium obesum young caudex
Location: British Columbia
Date: Aug 2013
Adenium Arabicum
Location: Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-05-07
My MD 2022 grafted desert rose.
Location: My garden in Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-11-06
My multi-grafted desert rose.
Location: My garden in Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-08-22
My grafted desert rose bloom.
Location: Tampa, Florida
Date: 2021-08-15
My maroon desert rose.
Location: Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-05-07
My MD 2022 grafted desert rose.
Photo by JamesAcclaims
Photo by extranjera
Location: Tampa, Florida
Date: 2021-10-02
Violeta Flora. Second flush of blooms, my double petals purple de
Location: My garden in Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-08-08
Another rescue desert rose’s blooms.
Location: My garden in Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-08-08
My white desert rose’s blooms.
Location: DeLand Florida
Date: 2014-05-23
Beautiful in a Stone Age looking pot!  Fred and Wilma would appro
Location: Jakarta
Date: 2021-12-02
Location: Tampa, FL
Date: 05/09/2022
Location: Weston FL 
Date: 2019-08-31
Location: North Louisiana
Date: 2020-04-02
Location: North Louisiana
Date: 2020-04-02
Location: My sister's plant - Sebastian, Florida
Date: 2015-03-25
Location: Parchur, Andhra Pradesh, India
Photo by mbndupuy
Photo by mbndupuy
Location: Tampa, Florida
Date: September 5, 2021
My purple with pink and yellow throat desert rose.
Location: My garden in Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-08-18
My 10+ year old desert rose in bloom.
Location: Ingleside. Illinois
Date: 2022-04-17
Seedling.
Location: my plant
Date: 2019-03-19
Photo by Bradfish83
Location: Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-05-07
My MD 2022 grafted desert rose.
Location: Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-05-07
My MD 2022 desert rose, seedgrown.
Location: Parchur, Andhra Pradesh, India
Date: 2020-09-10
Location: Tampa, Florida
Date: 2021-11-25
1 month old seedlings of mystery multi-petal blooms desert roses.
Photo by chhari55
Location: My Yard
Date: 2019-05-11
Location: DeLand Florida
Date: 2014-05-23
Beautiful with the Sun backlighting her!
Location: Parchur, Andhra Pradesh, India
Date: 2020-09-11
Location: Parchur, Andhra Pradesh, India
Date: 2020-08-28
Location: Tampa, Florida
Date: 2021-12-26
2 month old seedlings of mystery multi-petal blooms desert roses.
Location: Jakarta
Date: 2021-12-02
Location: North Louisiana
Date: 2020-04-01
Location: Ingleside. Illinois
Date: 2022-09-06
Starting to branch out.
Location: my plant room
Date: November 2011
This is Platinum
Location: Weston FL 
Date: 2019-08-24
Location: Orangeburg, SC
Date: 2015-07-06
Desert Rose with Double Red Blooms
Location: Sebastian, Florida
Date: 2017-06-21
Location: North Louisiana
Date: 2020-04-02
Location: Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-04-24
Seed grown desert roses.
Location: Holmes Beach FL
Date: 2014-11-13
Location: Mariana Islands Guam USA
Date: 2015-05-01
Furry Throat
Location: Wilmington, Delaware USA
Location: Wilmington, Delaware USA
Location: Tampa, Florida
Date: 2021-12-31
New Year Eve’s bloom!
Location: Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-05-10
My MD2022 grafted desert rose.
Location: Parchur, Andhra Pradesh, India
Date: 2022-01-13
Location: Baja California
Date: 2017-05-10
Location: Central Texas
Date: 2016-05-05
Location: Sebastian,  Florida
Date: 2019-08-23
Location: Parchur, Andhra Pradesh, India
Date: 2020-08-31
Location: My yard Arenas Valley, NM
Date: 2015-10-21
Adenium obesum leaves
Location: Parchur, Andhra Pradesh, India
Date: 2020-08-31
Location: San Antonio Botanical Garden, San Antonio, Texas
Date: 2022-04-04
Location: Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-05-07
My MD 2022 grafted desert rose.
Location: Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-05-07
My MD 2022 desert rose, seedgrown.
Location: Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-05-07
My MD 2022 grafted desert rose.
Location: Tampa, FL
Date: 04/13/2022
Anyday now….

Date: 2011-04-03
Location: My garden in Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-11-19
Seedpods from hand pollination.
Location: Port Orange, Florida
Date: 2018-07-07
Photo by chhari55
Photo by chhari55
Photo by chhari55
Photo by tarev
Location: Baja California
Date: 2020-09-27
Photo by LAGardengirl
Location: DeLand Florida
Date: 2014-05-23
Beautiful against a clear blue sky!
Location: Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-05-07
Happy Mother’s Day, my grafted desert rose.
Location: Parchur, Andhra Pradesh, India
Date: 2020-08-28
Location: Daytona Beach, Florida
Date: 2015-06-13
Location: Jakarta
Date: 2021-12-02
Location: Marie Selby Botanical Gardens
Date: April 6 2022
Location: North Louisiana
Date: 2020-04-01
Location: North Louisiana
Date: 2020-04-01
Location: North Louisiana
Date: 2020-04-01
Photo by tarev
Photo by tarev
Photo by Navneet

Date: 2013-03-23
Location: Tampa, Florida
Date: 2021-10-29
Seedpod of the rootstock, with pink bloom. The graft is a purple
Location: Fairfax, VA
Date: 2022-03-31
Not mine
Location: Fairfax, VA
Date: 2022-03-31
Location: North Louisiana
Date: 2020-04-02
Location: North Louisiana
Date: 2020-04-02
Location: North Louisiana
Date: 2020-04-02
Location: North Louisiana
Date: 2020-04-02
Location: Parchur, Andhra Pradesh, India
Date: 2022-01-26
Location: My garden in Tampa, Florida
Date: 2023-01-07
Inside the camping tent, a the Seedpods of a single petal grafted
Location: Holmes Beach FL
Location: Wilmington, Delaware USA
Date: 2015-05-04
Location: Ingleside. Illinois
Date: 2022-05-30
Seeds after a 24 hour soak.
Location: South Florida
Date: 2013-11-26
Double flower adenium (no ID).
Location: Parchur, Andhra Pradesh, India
Date: 2022-01-13
Location: Parchur, Andhra Pradesh, India
Date: 2022-01-13
Location: Tampa, FL
Date: 05/14/2022
Location: Tampa, FL
Date: 05/14/2022
Location: Tampa, FL
Date: 05/14/2022
Location: Mariana Islands Guam USA
Date: 2016-03-24
Grown from seed.
Location: Wilmington, Delaware USA
Date: 2017-10-19
Location: Hershey Gardens Conservatory, Hershey, Pennsylvania USA
Date: 2018-02-03
Location: Winter Springs, FL zone 9b
Date: 2015-04-29
Location: central Illinois-Washington Park Botanical Garden -Springfield, Il.
Date: 2015-12-05
Location: my plant
Date: 2019-03-19
Location: Daytona Beach, Florida
Date: 2015-08-02
Location: Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-05-07
My MD 2022 grafted desert rose.
Location: My garden in Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-05-11
My white desert rose full of buds, this is seedgrown.
Photo by pretty_paws_29
Photo by extranjera
Location: At our garden - San Joaquin County, CA
Date: 10 April 2014 - Spring
Roots of my young Adenium Obesum
Location: My garden in Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-08-08
My rescue desert rose’s blooms!
Location: My Yard
Date: 8/30/2014
New cutting...

Date: 2020-07-02
Location: Parchur, Andhra Pradesh, India
Date: 2020-08-28
Location: Tampa, Florida
Date: 2021-12-26
2 month old seedlings of mystery multi-petal blooms desert roses.
Location: Tampa, Florida
Date: 2021-12-26
2 month old seedlings of mystery multi-petal blooms desert roses.
Location: North Louisiana
Date: 2020-04-01
Location: Parchur, Andhra Pradesh, India
Date: 27mar2016
Location: Parchur, Andhra Pradesh, India
Date: 27mar2016
Location: National Botanical Garden, DC, Virginia :) | May, 2022
Date: 2022-05-28
Location: Parchur, Andhra Pradesh, India
Date: 26feb2016
my new grafted flower with parent flower
Location: Sebastian, Florida
Date: 2014-05-11
This is a prolific blooming plant! Such a brilliant red!
Photo by tarev
Photo by tarev
Location: Tampa, FL
Date: 05/09/2022
Location: Tampa, FL
Date: 05/09/2022
Location: Tampa, FL
Date: 05/09/2022
Location: North Louisiana
Date: 2020-04-02
Location: North Louisiana
Date: 2020-04-02
Location: Winter Springs, FL zone 9b
Date: 2017-04-17
Busting out with flowers April Blooms.
Location: Tampa, FL
Date: 04/15/2022
Still waiting…..
Location: North Louisiana
Date: 2020-04-02
Location: North Louisiana
Date: 2020-04-02
Location: North Louisiana
Date: 2020-04-02
Location: Tampa, Florida
Date: 2021-09-25 
Rebloom, my double purple desert rose nicknamed, “Violeta Flora
Location: Daytona Beach, Florida
Date: 2015-07-01
Location: Bradenton, Florida
Date: 2012-07-04
Adendium Seed Pod
Location: Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-04-24
Seedgrown, caudex damaged due to rot.
Location: Wilmington, Delaware USA
Date: 2015-05-04
Location: San Francisco, CA - Conservatory of Flowers
Date: 2012-08-10
Desert Rose bloom with foliage
Photo by ljones26
Location: Parchur, Andhra Pradesh, India
Date: 2016-04-08
Photo by hlutzow
Photo by Dutchlady1
Location: Tampa, Florida
Date: 2021-09-05
My blooming grafted desert roses May to August 2021 collections
Location: Tampa, FL
Date: 05/14/2022
Location: Atlanta BG
Date: Aug 16
Location: Atlanta BG
Date: Aug 16
Location: Wilmington, Delaware USA
Date: 2017-10-19
Photo by Rainbow
Location: Daytona Beach, Florida
Date: 2015-05-08
Photo by tarev

Photo courtesy of: davidbygott

Photo courtesy of: davidbygott

Photo courtesy of: davidbygott
Location: At our garden - San Joaquin County, CA
Date: 2014-04-10 - Spring
Checking the roots of Adenium obesum during repot last April 2014

Photo courtesy of: davidbygott
Location: Washington Park Botanical Garden - Springfield, Il.
Date: 2016-03-26
Location: My garden in Tampa, Florida
Date: 2022-05-14
My new clearance rescue with nice pots.
Location: Parchur, Andhra Pradesh, India
Date: 27mar2016
Location: Parchur, Andhra Pradesh, India
Date: 3mar2016
Location: North Louisiana
Date: 2016-10-12
Location: North Louisiana
Date: 2020-04-02
Location: Parchur, Andhra Pradesh, India
Date: 2022-01-27
Location: Tampa, Florida
Date: 2021-12-31
Year end desert rose blooms.
Location: Tampa, Florida
Date: 2021-12-31
Blooming but leaves are starting to turn yellow, a sign of dorman
Location: Parchur, Andhra Pradesh, India
Location: Cypress Gardens, Florida
Location: Pacific Northwest
Date: 2010-09-28
Location: Sebastian,  Florida
Date: 2019-08-23
Photo by tarev
Location: Southwest Florida
Date: summer 2011
The narrow leaves are typical of this species
Photo by rucky
Location: Southwest Florida
Date: August 2013
Location: indoors Toronto, Ontario
Date: 2020-03-09
Desert Rose (Adenium obesum) seeds germination.
Location: Washington Park Botanical Garden - Springfield, Il.
Date: 2016-03-26
Location: Socotra Island
Date: 2013-08-22
Photo courtesy of: Rod Waddington

Date: 2013-03-23

Date: 2013-03-23

Date: 2013-03-23
Location: Parchur, Andhra Pradesh, India
Date: 27mar2016
Location: Parchur, Andhra Pradesh, India
Location: Botanical Garden München-Nymphenburg, Munich, Germany.
Location: Daytona Beach, Florida
Date: 2015-05-07
Location: Weston FL 
Date: 2019-09-27
As the n
Location: At our garden - San Joaquin County, CA
Date: 2013-06-28
Baby adenium obesum
Photo by dave
Location: Bradenton, Florida
Date: 2012-07-04
Adenium Seeds
Location: Winter Springs, FL zone 9b
Date: 2018-04-23
Two plants Red and a pink
Location: Georgia
Date: sept.2012
leaves & buds

Date: 2014-05-18
Location: Winter Springs, FL zone 9b
Date: 2018-04-22
Location: My sister's plant - Sebastian, Florida
Date: 2015-03-25
Location: Vladivostok, Primorsky Kraj, Russia
Date: 2013-08-12
Desert Rose (Adenium obesum).
Location: Atlanta BG
Date: Aug 16
Location: Pacific Northwest
Date: 2010-09-28
Location: Pacific Northwest
Date: 2010-04-09
Location: Winter Springs, FL zone 9b
Date: 2015-10-26

Photo courtesy of: davidbygott
Today's site banner is by Murky and is called "Deep Fuchsia Color Azalea Blooms"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.