University of the Philippines Baguio Herbarium
Nerium oleander

Nerium oleander L.

Family Apocynaceae
Local Name Adelfa (Tagalog)
Habit Shrub to small tree
Habitat Tropical
Ethnobotanical Uses MEDICINAL: used to treat herpes, ringworm, and snake bites;
Collected from Baguio City, Benguet, Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR).
Identification Verified By Maria Karina Fullante-(n/a)-(Nerium indicum Mill.)-(IK)