noun. any of various tropical American deciduous shrubs or trees of the genus Plumeria having milky sap and showy fragrant funnel-shaped variously colored flowers.
- West Indian jasmine
- Plumeria alba
- genus Plumeria
- Plumeria acutifolia
- pagoda tree
Sentences with frangipani
1. Noun, singular or mass
Put the frangipani in a place where it receives six to eight hours of sun or bright light every day.
Watch for insect pests such as scale, soil nematodes and frangipani caterpillars.
3. Verb, base form
Always allow the soil to dry before you water again; frangipani needs warmth, but does not need excessive watering.