The White Flowering Oleander produces flowers that are pure white and make a beautiful addition to your landscape. • The ideal season for pruning an Oleander is September or early October. Cut the tree just above its leaf nodes, this is the section where new tree leaves sprout from the branches.
Oleander tree or Nerium oleander is an evergreen plant which belongs to the Apocynaceae family. The tree is one of the most poisonous houseplants. It is also known by many names such as the La adelfa, rose laurel, rosebay, and olean.
Oleander flowers emerge at the tips of stems for a flush of pink or white. Typically, plants have a single row of petals, but some varieties set a double row of petals for a better show. The flowers stand out against the long, narrow bright green leaves that have a light midrib, making them reminiscent of olive trees.
Description. Popular flowering shrub in tree form to 15 x 10 feet. Likes full sun any deep and infrequent water once established. Prune to keep form whenever needed.
Nerium oleander / ˈ n ɪər i ə m ˈ oʊ l iː æ n d ər / is a shrub or small tree in the dogbane family Apocynaceae, toxic in all its parts. It is the only species currently classified in the genus Nerium. It is most commonly known as nerium or oleander, from its superficial resemblance to the unrelated olive Olea.
Oleander (Nerium oleander) is an evergreen shrub or small tree that is prized by home gardeners for its showy, funnel-shaped blooms. Hardy to U.S. Department of Agriculture plant hardiness zones 8 ...
Oleander plants (Nerium oleander) are among the most versatile of shrubs, with dozens of uses in southern and coastal landscapes. They tolerate a wide range of conditions, including difficult soil, salt spray, high pH, severe pruning, reflected heat from pavements and walls, and drought. But the one ...
But just because it’s all over the place doesn’t mean it’s always a G-rated plant. Pretty, deadly. The oleander is a pretty plant, with flowers of white, pink, salmon, red, and pale yellow. It’s so pretty and common, in fact, that many people don’t realize that — yes — it can be dangerous. It’s is not only poisonous to adults ...
Southern Living Plant Collection 2 Gal. Twist of Pink Oleander, Evergreen Shrub, Green and White Variegated Foliage, Pink Blooms
Oleander poisoning occurs when someone eats the flowers or chews the leaves or stems of the oleander plant (Nerium oleander), or its relative, the yellow oleander (Cascabela thevetia). This article is for information only. DO NOT use it to treat or manage an actual poison exposure.