Frangipani – Monsoon
Plumeria sp – ‘Monsoon‘
Frangipanis are a small hardy deciduous tree grown for their spectacular flowers during the warmer months. Well suited to Perth conditions, frangipanis prefer a full sun position in reasonably well drained soil with organic matter dug in. Protect from frost especially while young.
‘Monsoon’ has a flower with a deep red centre with the colour progressively fading out to pale pink on the tips of the petals. It blooms over summer and autumn. The tree can grow up to 6m tall and 3m wide.