Nerium oleander White Form

I’ve already written three posts on Nerium Oleanders, merely covering the different color varieties. Here’s the white form. Oleander shrubs abound in P.R. This shrub measures at least 15 ft. tall. Nerium oleander L. [as Nerium flore albo] Common Oleander, Oleander, Rose bay, Rosebay, Sweet scented oleander, Weinmann, J.W., Phytanthoza iconographia, vol. 3: t. 754, fig. b…

The Nerium Oleander and The Polka-Dot Wasp Moth

Nerium oleander is an evergreen shrub or small tree, toxic in all its parts. It is the only species currently classified in the genus Nerium. It is most commonly known as oleander, from its superficial resemblance to the unrelated olive Olea. It is so widely cultivated that no precise region of origin has been identified, though southwest Asia has been suggested. Oleander is one…