Nerium oleander

Nerium oleander Nerium oleander Nerium oleander

Nerium oleander - A rigid shrub without latex. Young branches and inflorescences puberulous. Leaves mostly in whorls of three, lanceolate, glabrous. Cymes peduncled. Corolla purple, pink or white, rarely yellowish; tube about 2 cm long, funnel-shaped in the upper half. Merocarps 12-18 cm long, 0.6-6 cm in diam. Seeds numerous, densely pilose.

Scientific Name Nerium oleander
Family Name APOCYNACEAE
English Name Oleander
Local Name Kaneru (කනේරු)
Sanskrit Name Karaviira
Conservation Status
Status Only under cultivation
Edible Parts None

Nerium oleander Nerium oleander Nerium oleander

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