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Frangipani

Plumeria obtusa

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Tender

11b

USDA zone

7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

9m

Max

6m

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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White Frangipani  Plumeria obtusa  in  Kolkata, West Bengal, India.
A photo of Frangipani

Frangipani Overview

A small evergreen tree growing to 8m that is best suited to a Tropical climate but needs a sheltered position. The blunt edged leaves are 15cm. Flowers are scented and creamy-white.

Common problems with Frangipani

How to propagate Frangipani

Cuttings

Propagate in early spring from cuttings that have been allowed to dry out for a couple of weeks.

Other uses of Frangipani

Grown for their flowers in summer-autumn.