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I'm a "star" within! &quot;Golden Trumpet&quot; AKA &quot;Common Trumpetvine&quot; AKA &quot;Yellow Allamanda&quot; (Allamanda Cathartica) - is a species of flowering vine plant of the genus Allamanda in the family Apocynaceae. It is native to Brazil.<br />
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"Golden Trumpet" AKA "Common Trumpetvine" AKA "Yellow Allamanda" (Allamanda Cathartica) - is a species of flowering vine plant of the genus Allamanda in the family Apocynaceae. It is native to Brazil.

A close-up picture of the flower.

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''Allamanda cathartica'' is an ornamental plant of ''Allamanda'' genus in the Apocynaceae family, which is native from Brazil. This plant is cited in Flora Brasiliensis by Carl Friedrich Philipp von Martius. It is mainly used to treat malaria.

Its large flowers are very fragrant. This South American plant is thought to blossom best in full sunshine, and well drained soil. The golden trumpet is a vine that requires a trellis or a fence to support it. It does not twine, nor does it have.. more

Similar species: Gentianales
Species identified by Avinash Krishnamurthy
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By Avinash Krishnamurthy

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Uploaded Sep 17, 2014. Captured Sep 17, 2014 14:21 in 5th Cross Road, MEI Colony, Phase 3, Peenya Industrial Area, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560058, India.
  • Canon EOS 60D
  • f/2.8
  • 1/800s
  • ISO100
  • 50mm