Flower Database

Nerium

Basic information
Flower Name
Nerium
Formal Name
Nerium oleander.var. indicum
Alias
半年紅, 夾竹桃, Nerium Oleander, Nerium, Oleander
Habitat
India
Morph
Non-Hardy Evergreen small trees
Comment
Nerium , scientific name:Nerium oleander, is a non-cold-resistant evergreen small trees of the department Apocynaceae of Nerium genus native to India. A number of small flower is fragrant flowers late summer, during the rainy season from the bloom. Flowers bloom who is breeding horticultural varieties such as single, Yaeyama, and large-flowered a number. Green and narrow glossy leaves, with whorled. Medicinal to the bruise is known as folk remedies. Because it can withstand pollution has planted as a street tree. However on the other hand, causes heart attacks, diarrhea and cramps, such as toxic plants. There is a yellow flowers Oleander which lets bloom yellow flowers .
Common name: Nerium (Oleander), scientific name:Nerium oleander, aka: six red, on eyes swollen Thursday, Adelfa, Rose laurel, origin: India, living type: non-cold-resistant Evergreen small trees, height: 300-500 cm, monoplane, Leaf length: 6 to 20 cm, with leaf: oblong, hermaphrodite flowers, radial symmetry, inflorescence :cyme, the petals cylindrical 5 crack, flowering period: June-September flower colors: red, purple red, peach, white, flower diameter: 4-5 cm, ovary: top, seeds form horned, seed color: Brown, remarks: the whole plant is toxic, wind-pollinated.
Detailed information
Order
Gentianales
Family
Apocynaceae
Genus
Nerium
Species
N. oleander
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Cyme
Petal shape
High cup
Leaf type
Oblong
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
Garden (sub-) Tropical area street, planting
Color
Red, Pink, White
Season
Jun Jul Aug Sep
Height
300  ~ 500  [cm]
Diameter
4  ~ 5