Euclinia longiflora: Angel’s Trumpets

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Euclinia longiflora, common names  Angel’s Trumpets and Tree Gardenia, was found in tropical Africa.

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Euclinia longiflora is a tropical shrub with flowers in long tubes opening as a white fragrant trumpet, hence the common name. Gorgeous sight! Light green dense foliage resembling coffee leaves is also very ornamental. This is a very rare species, can be grown in a pot as a houseplant and requires bright light for blooming.

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Photos: SZ, Singapore 20100609

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