Nerium

Nerium oleander var. indicum

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  • Flower name
    Nerium
  • Scientific name
    Nerium oleander var. indicum
  • Alias半年紅, 夾竹桃, Nerium Oleander, Nerium, Oleander
  • Place of originIndia
  • Place of floweringGarden, Subtropical region, Streets, Planting
  • Flowering seasonJune, July, August, September

What is Nerium

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.


  • Eye
    Gentianales
  • Family
    Apocynaceae
  • Genus
    Nerium
  • Species
    N. oleander
  • Type of flower
    Radial symmetrical flower
  • Array of flower
    Cluster inflorescence
  • Petal shape
    High cup-shaped
  • Leaf type
    oblong
  • Edge of the leaf
    All edges
  • Life typeNon-Hardy Evergreen small trees
  • Flower colorsRed Pink White
  • Colors of the leavesGreen
  • Fruit colorGreen
  • Height300.0 ~ 500.0 cm
  • Diameter of flower4.0 ~ 5.0 cm

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