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Frangipani (Plumeria ruba) also known as Hawaian Lei flower, is found in warm tropical areas in the Caribbean, South and Central America, Mexico and the Pacific Islands. These multi-branched trees are an adornment in any garden.
Frangipani grows approximately16ft tall. They are unique for their fragrant clusters of colourful, bright, waxy and long-lasting flowers. They are highly scented during the night and are often used in bouquets and garlands. In Hawaii they are often used to make garlands to welcome visitors to the islands.
Frangipani can be divided into two main groups: the Obtusa and the Ruba. The obtusa plumeria has rounded shiny leaves while the ruba has duller pointed leaves. The obtusa frangipani is …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.