Thursday, December 29, 2011

Pink Adenium

These pink adenium flower photos were taken in Bengkulu Indonesia. Adenium is not native to Indonesia, but it seem that this plant grows easily in Indonesia. It makes many flower hobbyistsin Indonesia have this flowering plant as their pot flowering plant. The flowers of adenium plants come in variety of beautiful colors and motifs, it also can be trained to have a look like bonsai. This plant is also easily propagated by grafting, so that in one plant there can be more than one variety of flower.

As the adenium flowering plant really meet the prerequisite as the home garden plant, the hybrid of this plant is still being developed.

Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Gentianales
Family: Apocynaceae
Subfamily: Apocynoideae
Tribe: Wrightieae
Genus: Adenium
Roem. & Schult (2003)

EXIF data:  Canon EOS 1100D, Focal length: 300mm, F-stop: f/5.6, Exposure time: 1/1000sec, ISO speed: ISO-1000

EXIF data:  Canon EOS 1100D, Focal length: 168mm, F-stop: f/4.5, Exposure time: 1/320sec, ISO speed: ISO-320

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