Plumeria (Plumeria rubra 'Vera Cruz Rose') in the Plumerias Database

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Tree
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: 15-20 feet
Plant Spread: 15 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Multi-Color
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Fall
Late fall or early winter
Underground structures: Taproot
Uses: Flowering Tree
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Other: Grafting
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots

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The Top 25 PlumeriasThe Top 25 Plumerias
By dave on August 17, 2014

It's Tropical Trees and Shrubs week, so let's take a peek at plumerias and see which are the most popular at ATP!

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'Vera Cruz Rose' was a featured
Plant of the Day for October 23, 2015.

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Location: Puerto Vallarta, MexicoDate: March 28th, 2018
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Location: San DiegoDate: 6/25/2014
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Comments:
Posted by Dutchlady1 on Sep 17, 2011 6:46 PM

This is a very tall grower.

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Posted by Dutchlady1 on Mar 7, 2014 6:06 PM

The blooms of this beautiful Plumeria have a very strong rose fragrance.

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Posted by Dutchlady1 on Mar 25, 2015 6:13 PM

This is a profusely blooming Plumeria variety; in the Florida Keys it never stopped blooming all winter long.

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Plant Events from our members
piksihk On August 1, 2014 Miscellaneous Event
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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PSA registration by drdawg Aug 1, 2016 11:41 AM 0
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Wish me Luck by DavidLMO Jan 7, 2016 8:18 PM 14
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help with ID by drdawg Nov 19, 2015 12:48 PM 9
Grow Light System for Starting Plumeria Seeds by Azgarden Nov 17, 2017 9:42 AM 157
I just knew I would make history by drdawg Sep 26, 2015 5:09 AM 48
Flowers dropping before fully opening??????? by waterdawg19 Jul 7, 2015 1:31 PM 4
Leis by Dutchlady1 Feb 3, 2017 8:40 PM 158

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