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DESERT ROSE
Apocynaceae
Adenium obesum


brayolin
brayolin
Flower Petal # 5
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i have a small plant that was made into kind of a bonsai, i have seen it some place else as a bigger shrub, but this one is much smaller and has a five petal flower with magenta and pink. i have no idea the name of the plant.





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Comment: DESERT ROSE, Adenium obesum

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MrFlores
MrFlores
May 04, 2011
It looks like Oleander, except for the leaves.

  Oleander Oleander
Oleander
Its toxicity renders it deer resistant. It is tolerant of poor soils and drought. Oleander can also be grown in cooler climates in greenhouses and conservatories, or as indoor plants that can be kep

gardengeek
gardengeek
May 04, 2011
Cool, I learned something new.
brayolin
brayolin
May 04, 2011


thank you soooo much for your comment now i know it is a ADENIUM - DESERT ROSE glad you could help...
gardengeek
gardengeek
May 04, 2011
Looks like a member of the Apocynaceae, but I'm not sure:

images.google.com images?q=Apocynaceae

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