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Family: APOCYNACEAE 

 Adenium arabicum
 

One meter tall plant found in Oman by Alain, Afroplants.

  
Author:  Isaac Bayley Balfour 1888
Family:  Apocynaceae
Habitat:  Arabian Peninsula
Soil:  Mix
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Maximum
Thickness:  45-150 centimetres
Height:  4 meters
Flower:  Dark Pink/White
Reproduction:  Seeds/Cuttings
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  -

Giant plant found in Oman by Alain, Afroplants.

My humble photo.

My humble photo.

   This member of the Apocynaceae family was described by Isaac Bayley Balfour in 1888. It is found in the deserts of southern and western Arabian peninsula, in a well drained soil with some water and lots of sun. It will grow up to 45 centimetres in diameter or even 150 centimetres, and the stems will grow up to two or even four meters in height. The flowers are dark pink and white.

Wild plants in Saudi Arabia by Robert Crnkovic.

Wild plants in Saudi Arabia by Robert Crnkovic.

  

Photos by Ferdinand Poilodan.