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Plumeria, Frangipani
Scientific Name: Plumeria rubra L.
Synonym:
Family: Apocynaceae
Plumeria, Frangipani (Plumeria  rubra)
Plumerias in an hotel garden in Guaymas, Mexico
Recommended Temperature Zone:
sunset: 12, 13, 19, 21-25, 27
USDA: 9-10

Frost Tolerance: Plumerias need protections below 30 F (-1 C)

Sun Exposure: Full sun to light shade

Origin: Central America

Growth Habits: Deciduous shrub to 15 feet (4.5 m)

Watering Needs: Moderate water. Needs good drainage.

Propagation: Cuttings


Plumerias are beautiful and fragrant trees. Their flowers are used to make the Hawaian leis.

Plumeria, Frangipani (Plumeria  rubra)

Cultural Practices:
Allow the cut to heal before planting the cutting.

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