Corkscrew flower, Wood shaving flower

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Corkscrew flower, Wood shaving flower
Scientific Name : Strophanthus boivinii
Family : Apocynaceae
Common Name : Corkscrew flower, Wood shaving flower
Description:
A large shrub or a small tree with very showy flowers. The petals are curled like a corkscrew or like wood shavings; hence the common name.
Propagation : Stem cuttings, seeds
Longevity : Perennial

 

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