Thursday, May 08, 2008

I was surprised to find when I got home tonight, my first Plumeria bloom of the year . . .
This is the plant I have had the longest. I bought this Plumeria in 1995, when I first moved into my home. It took some abuse when Hanna joined our family in 2001, but it made a good comeback, and still reliably produces wonderfully scented flowers every summer . . .

4 Comments:

Blogger GetFlix said...

It looks like a plant native to the tropics. Perhaps the rainforest?

9:02 PM  
Blogger Maggie said...

It is stunning. Now, what is it? We don't have those around here. Is it an indoor plant?

4:12 AM  
Blogger Diane said...

flix, maggie - they are really common in Hawaii, but aren't native there - the flowers are used to make leis, and they are pretty common in so cal

7:38 AM  
Blogger EditThis said...

I wish I had a green thumb like you!

8:45 PM  

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