Tabernaemontana pachysiphon

COMMON NAME

Cinnamon Gardenia

TYPE

​Shrub

FAMILY

Apocynaceae

NOTES

Medium size evergreen tree, has a wide and dense canopy with very large (18" x 7") dark green shiny leaves. Clusters of large white flowers, very fragrant. Blooms spring to fall.

GEOGRAPHIC REGION

Tropical Africa - Ghana to Sudan, south Angola and Tanzania

NATIVE HABITAT

Light forest understorey and riverine forest

WEB SOURCES

tropical.theferns.info

toptropicals.com

florafaunaweb.nparks.gov.sg



Tabernaemontana pachysiphon