Friday, July 21, 2017

Thevetia peruviana (yellow oleander)

Thevetia peruviana (cascabela thevetia)

Common name : Yellow oleander
Family : Apocynaceae
Genus : Cascabela
Syn : Cascabela thevetia

Thevetia peruviana , is an evergreen small tree or shrub native to Central America or Mexico, and widely cultivated as ornamental plant.  Thevetia peruviana  is a poisonous plant.  All parts of this plant are toxic (the main toxin is contain cardiac glycosides).