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Allamanda cathartica

Allamanda cathartica

(Yellow Allamanda)

FAMILY

Apocynaceae

Species

Allamanda cathartica

Common name(s)

Yellow Allamanda

Flower colour; life form

Flowers yellow. Scrambling shrub

Distinguishing features

Glossy green opposite leaves, latex present. Flowers funnel-or bell shaped, corolla with 5 yellow petals. Fruits uncommon, cuttings and root suckers. Poisonous properties.

Additional image

Allamanda cathartica