NANDHIA VETTAI

  • Scientific name: Tabernaemontana divaricate
  • Known as: Pinwheel flower, Mini Nandhivardhanam,
  • Place of origin: India.
  • Description: Evergreen shrub with attractive leaves and white flowers shaped like mini pinwheels. Flowers may be double layered too.
  • Grow best: In well-draining soil, in full sunlight and water when needed. Easy to care for.
  • Use: Ornamental indoors and outdoors; and has medicinal uses.