noun. deciduous shrubs and trees of tropical America having branches like candelabra and fragrant white or pink flowers.
- dicot genus
- magnoliopsid genus
- genus Plumeria
- dogbane family
Example sentences of the word plumeria
1. Noun, singular or mass
Use your pencil to start the outline of the plumeria flower.
2. Noun, plural
Plant the plumeria cutting in a shady location in your yard or in a pot at a depth of 5 or 6 inches.
Position potted plumeria plants on a porch or patio where they can receive six to eight hours of sunlight each day.
4. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Because there's more soil to hold on to water in the ground, plumeria permanently planted outdoors need less frequent applications of both water and fertilizer.
5. Verb, base form
Environmental conditions also contribute to plumeria’s healthy growth.