Genus of evergreen shrubs with green, lanceolate leaves and intense flowering from late spring to early autumn.
Latin name: Nerium oleander "Docteur Golfin"
Their stems are filled with poisonous sap.
They grow in full sun and do well even in dry, infertile soils.
Plant in groups or free hedges. Suitable for coastal planting.
Propagated by seeds or semi-woody cuttings.
Prune lightly in winter.