Native Frangipani

Fragrant cream flowers age to yellow

Fragrant cream flowers age to yellow

This small rainforest tree, Hymenosporum flavum makes a good garden specimen if protected from frosts especially when young. After the fragrant flowers finish, the fruit develops and is packed with seed.

seeds ready to collect

seeds ready to collect

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAIf you know anyone with a tree, the end of summer is the time to collect some seed to grow your own plants. Sometimes seedlings will pop up in the garden around the tree and are readily transplanted

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