Plumeria is a genus of eleven species of shrubs and small trees in the dog bane family. Plumeria, also known as frangipani, is a small tropical tree with attractive, leathery leaves and sweet-smelling, waxy blooms that burst forth from early summer until autumn.
Plumeria flowers are so stunning and fairly easy to care for. There are other variations with more or less gold, as well as more or less white on the flowers. They are all beautiful. Mine are a variation of gold and white flowers.The fragrance of plumeria is enchanting, and always reminiscent of the first place you smelled the flowers.There are many different types of plumeria trees in a variety of colors. One of the more common trees is plumeria rubra. The flowers on this tree are white with a golden yellow center. Plumeria is a common ornamental in yards and other planned landscapes.