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Adenium obesum

Desert rose Kamboja jepang Apocynaceae
 

Adenium obesum, Desert rose, Adenium, Kamboja jepang

 

Adenium obesum, Desert rose, Adenium, Kamboja jepang

In the wild this species can make a small tree of 12 ft (3.5 m) or more with swollen trunk and thick, crooked limbs, but in cultivation it seldom exceeds about 5 ft (1.5 m), The very decorative, trumpet-shaped blooms are 1 1/2_2 in (38_50 mm) long and vary considerably in coloring.
Cultivation: They prefer a position in full sun or part-shade .
Kept dwarfed and rootbound in a pot, they will often flower more profusely.
As they are very prone to rotting, they require a gritty, well-drained soil.
Propagate from seed or cuttings.

 
Adenium obesum, Desert rose, Adenium, Kamboja jepang Adenium obesum, Desert rose, Adenium, Kamboja jepang Adenium obesum, Desert rose, Adenium, Kamboja jepang
 

 

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