• Plumeria rubra
    © Edwina von Gal
  • Plumeria rubra
    © Guillermo Durán
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Plumeria rubra

caracucha blanca, frangipani

Family

Apocynaceae

Native to

native to Panamá

Type

tree

Height

medium (5 - 20 m/16 - 65 ft)

Height (m)

5 - 10

Speed of Growth

fast

Deciduous/Evergreen

evergreen

Flower Color

light red, pink, white

Flowering Time

January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December

Fruiting Time

January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December

Difficult Conditions Tolerated

Degraded Soil, Seashore

Sun/Shade Required To Establish

sun

Edible / Medicinal

Medicinal

Other Uses

ornamental

Wildlife Attracted

bees, butterflies, insects

Ecosystem Services

habitat

Best Method of Propagation

cutting