Plumeria rubra 2
Plumeria rubra 2

Plumeria rubra
USDA Zone: 10B - 11
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Origin: Central America
Type: Deciduous Tree

Typical Height: 15’-25’
(4.6  – 7.6mts)
Typical Spread: 15’-25’
(4.60 – 7.6mts)

Growth: Slow
Drought Tolerance: High
Salt Tolerance: High
Wind Tolerance: Medium
Foliage Color: Green       
Flower Color: Pink; Red, White, Yellow
Flowering Season: Spring, Summer
Flower Feature: Showy and Fragrant
Light Needs: High
Nutritional Needs: Low
Human Hazards: Irritant
Family: Apocynaceae
Propagation: Cuttings
Leaf Type: Simple
Texture: Coarse
Environmental Issues: None

Typical sizes at the nursery:
15G (5’-8’ OA); Cal. 2”; Spr. 4’; Std
25G (8’-10’ OA); Cal. 2.5”; Spr. 5’; Std

Typical planting distance:
12’ – 16’ O.C.
(3.6 – 4.9mts)

Common Uses: Flowering tree, Residence, Parks, Yard tree, Boulevards, Shade tree, medians, Parking lots
Category: Flowering Tree

Notes: Not tolerant of wet conditions

+ In this Photo:
Plumeria rubra
25' OA Height,
25' Canopy
7' CT

All sizes are approximates
Photo taken by:
All Landscape Data, Inc.
May 2014
Miami Beach
Florida USA

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