Plumeria (Plumeria pudica) in the Plumerias Database

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Plumeria pudica Accepted
Plumeria caracasana Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 10a -1.1 °C (30 °F) to +1.7 °C (35 °F)
Plant Height: 4-8 feet
Plant Spread: 4-6 feet
Leaves: Other: Semi-evergreen depending on location
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
Late fall or early winter
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Flowering Tree
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Other: Grafting
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots

Plumeria pudica, a species originally from Margarita Island off t

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Plumeria (Plumeria pudica) was a featured
Plant of the Day for September 17, 2015.

Posted by Dutchlady1 (Sunny Naples, Florida - Zone 10a) on Oct 12, 2011 6:16 PM

This almost evergreen variety (except in unusually cold winters) is fast becoming a favorite landscape plant in our area. It blooms profusely and has a shrub-like appearance which makes it suitable for hedges etc. or as accent plants. Its only drawback is that the blooms have (virtually) no scent.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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