Plumeria is another name for frangipani. Most people in Australia say “frangipani” however “Plumeria” is the more official botanical name.
Most frangipanis being sold in Australia will have Plumeria written on the tag. When writing the names of frangipani species, Plumeria is often abbreviated to just the letter P.
Plumeria rubra (P. rubra).
Plumeria obtusa (P. obtusa).
Plumeria pudica (P. pudica).
Plumeria stenophylla. (P. stenophylla) (Recently updated to P.obtusa var. stenophylla)
Plumeria cubensis. (P. cubensis) (Recently updated to P.obtusa var. cubensis)
Plumeria caracasana. (P. caracasana)
There are numerous other species, most of which are caught between being a unique plumeria species and being categorized as a variation of a more common plumeria species.
We sell more than 10 varieties of rubra, the two common varieties of obtusa, the 2 common
varieties of pudica and the stenophylla.
We are growing up our stock of other species and varieties and when our numbers reach enough, we will make them available.