Pandakaking Puti

Tabernaemontana macrocarpa

Family: Apocynaceae

Common Name: pandakaki, kampupot (in Batangas), pandakaking gubat


Origin: endemic, also reported in Taiwan and Celebes

  • I’m told it looks beautiful when in full bloom.
  • The fruit is not edible.
  • Found all over the farm.
  • Called kampupot at the farm, but the name usually refers to the double-petalled sampaguita
the flower
the fruit
the tree

NOTE: I thought this was Tabernaemontana pandacaqui but it’s Tabernaemontana macrocarpa.

trees and shrubs

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