Rain of Gold
This plant does not grow wild in Japan.
It resembles Vining Milkweed (Tristellateia australasiae), however their genera are different.
As compared with Vining Milkweed, the width of its petals is a little wider.
The narrow part at the base of the petals is a little longer than Vining Milkweed, and the shape looks like a spade.
| Classification || Malpighiaceae Galphimia |
| Scientific name || Galphimia glauca |
| Japanese name || Kintoranoo |
| English name || Rain of Gold |
| Native locality || Tropical America |
Ecological description || Evergreen shrub |
| RDB || --- |
| Planting place || Sun Gallery |