Plumeria (Plumeria pudica) in the Plumerias Database

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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 ft.
Plant Spread:4-6 ft
Leaves:Other: Semi-evergreen depending on location
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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