- Flower nameNerium
- Scientific nameNerium 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.