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Image of Plumeria photo by: Maureen Gilmer

Maureen Gilmer

(Frangipani)

The showy, delightfully fragrant flowers of these tropical American trees and shrubs are often seen in greenhouses, warm-climate gardens, and Hawaiian leis. The large, waxy, funnel-shaped flowers have broadly flaring white, yellow, pink, or red lobes and contrasting yellow or white throats. Bloom occurs mainly in summer and fall, but also sporadically at other seasons. Long pods containing plumed seeds follow the flowers. The thick fleshy branches and stems are weak and prone to breakage. Their fragile...

Image of Plumeria alba photo by: Gerald L. Klingaman

Gerald L. Klingaman

(White Frangipani)

Plumeria alba or white frangipani is a native of Puerto Rico and other small islands of the Lesser Antilles. The branches and stems are thick and fleshy, but the thinnest of all frangipani species. They are upright forming a vase or umbrella-shaped tree and tend to be weak and break in high winds. The bark is tender and when cut or broken exudes, sticky, white sap which is an irritant. The deciduous leaves are elliptical to lance-shaped, leathery, margins rolled under and arranged spirally...

Image of Plumeria obtusa photo by: Forest & Kim Starr

Forest & Kim Starr

(Obtuse Frangipani, Singapore Graveyard Flower)

The warm-season flowering obtuse frangipani is native to the Bahamas and the Lesser Antilles. The branches and stems are thick and fleshy. They are upright forming a vase or umbrella-shaped tree and tend to be weak and break in high winds. The bark is tender and when cut or broken exudes, sticky, white sap which is an irritant. The semi-evergreen leaves are elliptical to lance-shaped, leathery, arranged spirally around the stems at the ends of the branches, smooth and the smallest of the Plumeria...

(Obtuse Frangipani, Singapore Graveyard Flower)

Plumeria obtusa var. sericifolia is native to the Hispaniola, Cuba and the Yucatan Peninsula. The branches and stems are thick and fleshy. They are upright forming a vase or umbrella-shaped tree and tend to be weak and break in high winds. The bark is tender and when cut or broken exudes, sticky, white sap which is an irritant. The semi-evergreen leaves are elliptical to lance-shaped, leathery, arranged spirally around the stems at the ends of the branches, smooth and the smallest of the...

Image of Plumeria pudica photo by: James Burghardt

James Burghardt

(Bridal Bouquet, White Frangipani)

Bridal bouquet is a semi-evergreen small tree native to Columbia, Venezuela and Curaçao. The branches and stems are thin for a Plumeria, weak and tend to break in high winds. The multiple stems form close to the ground and have an upright shape. The bark is tender and when cut or broken exudes, sticky, white sap which is an irritant.

Leaves are large, fiddle or spoon-shaped, almost sessile – without a stalk and hold on the trunk for a full plant. The large flowers sometimes appear before...

Image of Plumeria rubra photo by: Carol Cloud Bailey

Carol Cloud Bailey

(Frangipani, Jasmine Mango)

Frangipani is a deciduous tree native to Mexico and Central America.. The branches and stems are thick and fleshy, but weak and tend to break in high winds. The bark is tender and when cut or broken exudes, sticky, white sap which is an irritant. The leaves are large, leathery, arranged alternately on the stem at the ends of the branches and showy. The large flowers sometimes appear before the leaves, summer through autumn and are held in branched clusters at the stem tips. Individual flowers are...

(Sharp-leaved Frangipani)

Pagoda tree or the sharp-leaved frangipani is a deciduous tree native to Mexico and Central America. The branches and stems are thick and fleshy, but weak and tend to break in high winds. The bark is tender and when cut or broken exudes, sticky, white sap which is an irritant. The leaves are large, leathery, arranged alternately on the stem at the ends of the branches and showy. The large flowers sometimes appear before the leaves, summer through autumn and are held in branched clusters at the stem...

Image of Plumeria rubra f. lutea photo by: Carol Cloud Bailey

Carol Cloud Bailey

(West Indian Jasmine, Yellow Frangipani)

Yellow frangipani is a deciduous small tree native to the cliffs of Mexico and Central America. The branches and stems are thick and fleshy, but weak and tend to break in high winds. The bark is tender and when cut or broken exudes, sticky, white sap which is an irritant. The leaves are large, leathery, arranged alternately on the stem at the ends of the branches and showy. The large flowers sometimes appear before the leaves, summer through autumn and are held in branched clusters at the stem tips....

Image of Plumeria rubra f. tricolor photo by: Carol Cloud Bailey

Carol Cloud Bailey

(Tri-colored Frangipani)

The festive tri-colored frangipani is a deciduous tree native to the seasonally wet-to-dry highlands of Mexico and Central America. The branches and stems are thick and fleshy, but weak and tend to break in high winds. The bark is tender and when cut or broken exudes, sticky, white sap which is an irritant. The leaves are large, leathery, arranged alternately on the stem at the ends of the branches and showy. The large flowers sometimes appear before the leaves, summer through autumn and are held...