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Today’s Beautiful

September 17, 2009

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Here’s today’s piece of beautiful…a picture of a flower taken from a Creative Common search. The photo belongs to: http://www.flickr.com/people/araswami/

It’s a plumeria (or frangipani). According to wikipedia, it has a poisonous milky sap and is related to the Oleander. They are associated with vampires in Malay folklore. On several pacific islands, they are used to make leis.

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