Hawaiian Flowers - The Plumeria Tahitian Rainbow

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    Here is the plumeria "Tahitian Rainbow" which might be the plumeria Pu'u Kahea.Took this shot when the sky was red and gold and it made the blooms glow against the dark backdrop..
    This plumie is a heavy bloomer and a must in anyone collection if you live in a warm area.
    The warm temps and heavy rains make this plumie produce dark vibrant colors..
    Please do not use my photos on Ebay or any other auction site!

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    abbie chan, lindabo, Susie_D52, and 13 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. david.richter 69 months ago | reply

      OMG... stunning!!! If I remember correctly Pu'u Kahea has a more distinct pink line and less streaks but I could be wrong... though, the scent on PK was rather faint citrus... that's what I know for sure... LOL
      Not too much, eh? :) Hope you're doing great buddy!

    2. mad plumerian 69 months ago | reply

      Mahalo!
      Glad you like it..
      Not sure myself as I no longer have a Pu'u Kahea..
      All the photos I've seen of the Kahea are very faded not so vibrant..
      Lol maybe it's the fert's..

    3. Chrissie2003 69 months ago | reply

      Very beautiful

      Congratulations your wonderful flower photo
      made it to the Admin favorite thread!
      Flowers Group

    4. mad plumerian 69 months ago | reply

      Lol thanks Chris didn't know we could fav other admins photos..

    5. cybele_skydancer 69 months ago | reply

      Your plumerias are wonderful ! I love these flowers.
      Here in Brazil we call them Jasmim-manga.
      Cybele

    6. mad plumerian 69 months ago | reply

      Thank you Cybele ! Nice to know about other names given to them..

    7. tlchua99 69 months ago | reply

      Just fantastic that you let us enjoy this picture. Thanks for the upload.
      Frankipenny

      Smile

    8. mad plumerian 69 months ago | reply

      Your welcome glad you enjoy them..

    9. Adrienne Berry [deleted] 63 months ago | reply

      Can I use this photo? How do I upload?

    10. doreenhobdy 14 months ago | reply

      small fyi - Pu'u Kahea is a ridge in Wai'anae Valley, west side O'ahu, Hawaii. I grew up here and am aware of a variety that we knew locally as Wai'anae beauty. Now that I live on Maui, my aunt has what looks similar that is called Hae Hawai'i which means Hawaiian Flag. Mahalo for letting me share my mana'o (thoughts/memories) here.

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