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Species description or overview

Adenium obesum information from NTBG
Information about Adenium obesum is available from the National Tropical Botanical Garden (NTBG).

Taxonomy & nomenclature

GRIN nomenclature info for Adenium obesum
Nomenclatural information about Adenium obesum is provided by USDA/ARS/NGRP/GRIN.

Adenium obesum information from ITIS
The Integrated Taxonomic Information System ITIS provides authoritative taxonomic information on Adenium obesum, as well as other plants, animals, fungi, and microbes of North America and the world.

IPNI nomenclature info for Adenium obesum
Nomenclatural information about Adenium obesum is provided by The International Plant Names Index (IPNI).

Risk assessments

Adenium obesum weed risk assessment for Hawaii-Pacific
Results of a weed risk assessment for Adenium obesum for the Hawaii-Pacific region are presented by the Hawaii-Pacific Weed Risk Assessment team.


Images of Adenium obesum (Apocynaceae) (desert rose, mock azalea)
Links to high-resolution free images of Adenium obesum (Apocynaceae) (desert rose, mock azalea) by Forest & Kim Starr (USGS) are available here.


A field guide to tropical and subtropical plants
Perry, Frances and Roy Hay. 1982. A field guide to tropical and subtropical plants. Ward Lock Limited, Great Britain. 136 pp. illus. ISBN: 0-442-26859-9.

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