|Subkingdom:||Tracheobionta – Vascular plants|
|Superdivision:||Spermatophyta – Seed plants|
|Division:||Magnoliophyta or Angiosperms – Flowering plants|
|Class:||Magnoliopsida – Dicots|
|Family:||Rubiaceae (The Coffee family)|
|Botanical name:||Mussaenda philippica 'Aurorae'|
|Common Name:||White Mussaenda|
Mussaenda are a large group of showy plants of the Coffee family. M. Aurorae is named after Dona Aurora, the wife of a former president of Philippines. Beautiful orange-colored star-shaped flowers are supported by 5 large, soft, greenish white sepals.
The above pictures were taken with Nikon Coolpix. Please click on each picture to get the full view.
Location: My garden at Kottayam, Kerala