|1. Single Flower Adenium obesum - Desert Rose King 'Red Prosperity'|
At the Garden Bazaar in Floria 2011, there are many varieties of Desert Rose plants for sale. The prices range from RM 8.00 (USD 2.66) to a few hundred dollars. There are single, double and triple flower varieties and cultivars. The triple flower ones are the most expensive.
“Putrajaya 2011 Part 3 - Desert Roses at the Garden Bazaar”, a copyrighted post, was written for My Nice Garden blog by Autumn Belle @ http://www.mynicegarden.com/ on July 11th, 2011.
|2. Desert Rose with double flowers and cultivar 'Santa Claus'|
Chinese name: 富贵花 (Fu Gui Hua or Prosperity Flowers)
Malay name: Mawar Gurun
|3. Desert Rose King 'Triple Red Prosperity'|
|4. Desert Rose King 'Sweet Blossom'|
|5. Desert Rose King 'Pathum Ma'|
|6. Desert Rose King 'Red Rose' with double flowers|
|7. Desert Rose King 'Magnificient Rosy'|
|8. Desert Rose King 'Amazon Beauty'|
I didn't know which one to buy and I actually wanted to buy all the different varieties.
|9. Desert Rose King 'Santa Claus'|
The vendor who sold this desert rose to me comes from Taiping, Perak.
|10. Desert Rose King 'Prosperity Red'|
They are also highly regarded as feng shui plants to attract wealth and prosperity.
Those 2 potted plants above have lovely vermillion red single flowers.
Also bright green and glossy foliage to complement their beautiful 'bottom' - cost few hundred bucks each.