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Plumeria obtusa

Plumeria obtusa

(Singapore frangipani)

FAMILY

Apocynaceae

Species

Plumeria obtusa

Common name

Singapore frangipani

Flower colour; life form

White with yellow; shrub, tree

Campus

Townsville

Description

This is one of the evergreen species of frangipani. The leaves are glossy and dark green and the flowers are white with a yellow tinge. Latex present, may produce blisters on sensitive skin.