Frangipani Vine is a stunning climbing plant,
flowering profusely from May - July. The flowers deceptively resemble the
. It is one of the
powerful climbers of the Indian and Malayan forests, climbing to the
tops of the tallest trees. Flowers are pure white with a yellow center,
and have a delicious rich fragrance. Even without the flowers, the vine
is eye-catching with large shiny leaves with prominent veins. It is found
in dense mountain forests, often clinging to trees, in the Himalayas, from Kumaun to NE India, Andaman isles and SE Asia, at altitudes of 400-1800 m. Flowering May-July.