Hymenosporum flavum

Native Frangipani

Technical information

Height: 10m x Width: 5m

Habit & Growth rate: Fast growth rate that has an oval form with branches that grow in distinct horizontal layers.

Foliage: The Hymenosporum flavum displays glossy, dark-green leaves that are hairy underneath. Strong fragrant flowers appear. They start off displaying white and later turning to yellow.


The Hymenosporum flavum tolerate most soils but perform best in well-drained and nutritious soils. Flower best when exposed to full sun. A perfect feature tree because of its attractive, tropical like flower that attract birds. suitable for paks and gardens.   

All plant dimensions are estimates only and ultimate size and growth rates will depend on growing conditions, particularly when used in some urban environments.