Monday, March 12, 2012

My plain red Adenium Obesum

This beautiful flowering plant altough is not native to Indonesia, it can grows normally as pot plant or bonsai in Indonesia. Adenium obesum not only produces beautiful flowers, it has beautiful appearance too. Because its beauty and easy to grow, numerous hybrids of this flower have been developed all over the world. I believe you have at least one in your home too, don't you?

Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Gentianales
Family: Apocynaceae
Genus: Adenium
Species: A. obesum
Binomial name : Adenium obesum (Roem. & Schult.)