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Plumeria pudica Pink

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Plumeria pudica Pink Evergreen Frangipani, Fiddle Leaf Frangipani,
Native: Foliage Type:
No Deciduous
Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Palms, Ferns & Tropical, Trees Upright

Known for it's beautiful and attractive flowers, this semi-deciduous tree or large spreading shrub has a single trunk and multiple, thick, knobbly branches. Large matte, dark green leathery leaves have a prominent midrib. Stunning flowers are clustered at the branch tips and emerge before the leaves in spring and summer. Widely grown in the tropical and sub-tropical climates of Australia, Frangipani but can also be grown in warm coastal areas. A wide range of cultivated varieties are available. This variety is a semi-dwarf and evergreen in warmer climates. Flower is pale pink. Grows approx. 3m tall x 2m wide.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
2-4m 2-4m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Coastal Garden, Courtyard, Cut Flower, Feature, Formal Garden, Fragrant Garden, Tropical Garden, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Aphids, Bud Drop, Collar Rot, Mites, Rust, Scale, Yellow Leaves

Cultural Notes:

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Apocynaceae NorthAmerica

Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Pink
Flower Fragrant: Yes
Flowering Season: Summer
Fruit: Insignificant

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Medium
Water Usage: Medium / Moderate
Drought: Medium / Moderate
Frost: Tender
Wind: Medium / Moderate