Plumeria obtusa - L.

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Wild Jasmine

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Young tree

© Joanne Ross
The Pseudosphinxs tetreo caterpillar will decimate the tree at different period of the year.
This moth is necessary to certain plants including its host plant and orchid pollination.

Flowering time; Late winter and spring

Distribution; GC, CB, LC

Habitat; Dry rocky coastal thickets.

Status; Common

Notes; Horticulture potential: This fragran tree can reach 20', the inflorexcences are withe with a yellow center. It is often found in graveyards

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