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Common name

English: Crape Jasmine, Pinwheel Flower

Mandarin: 狗牙花 (gou ya hua)

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2567)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2465)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2085)

      Order: Gentianales (109)

        Family: Apocynaceae (36)(family description)

          Genus: Tabernaemontana (3)

            Epithet: divaricata (L.) R. Br. ex Roemer & J.A. Schultes(1)

divaricata => straggly, sprawling, or spreading

Characteristics

Climate: tropical

Habit: shrub

Flower colour: white

External links

Check for Tabernaemontana divaricata at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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