Four o’clock flower/ Oshiroibana

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Four o'clock flower/ オシロイバナ

学名/ Botanical name : Mirabilis Jalapa

English common name :  Four o’clock flower

Alternative English name: marvel of Peru

日本名 和名: オシロイバナ白粉花、白粧花

タイ語名/ Thai name:บานเย็น Bānyĕn

原産地/ Original : South America


Flowers are yellow, pink and white, but a different combination of flowers growing on the same single plant can be found. The flowers usually open from late afternoon or at dusk (namely between 4 and 8 o’clock), giving rise to one of its common names. Flowers then produce a strong, sweet-smelling fragrance throughout the night, then close for good in the morning.





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