Bunga-bunga taman Malaysia
(Garden flowers of Malaysia)


Nama Melayu (Malay Name) Bunga Tembasu
Keluarga (Family) LOGANIACEAE
Nama Saintifik (Scientific Name) Fagraea conchinchinensis (Lour.) Chev.
= Fagraea fragrans (Roxb.)
Saiz Biasa (Size) 2 cm
Nama Lain (Other Names) Tembusu
  Nama Thai (Thai Name)  
Jurufoto (Photographer) CS Ooi


Buah Pokok Tembusu (Fruits of Tembusu)


Nota Ringkas (Short Notes)


Pokok bunga ini berasal dari Malaysia, India, Negeri Thai dan Sumatera di Indonesia. Pokok rimba ini boleh mencapai 30 meter. Bunga berjambak, dihujung dahan dan di ketiak daun. Pokok ini biasa ditanam di tepi jalan dan di taman oleh kerana bunganya harum.

This flowering tree is the native of Malaysia, India, Thailand and Sumatera in Indonesia. The forest plant can reach the height of 30 meters. The flowers are in small clasters at the end of stems or at leaf axils. Commonly planted as a wayside tree as well as in parks because of its scented flowers.


Rujukan (References)

     Buku (Book)
1.       Bunga-bungaan Malaysia; Ismail Saidin; (1993); Dewan Bahasa &
            Pustaka; Malaysia - mukasurat (page) 186
2.       Tropica; Alfred Byrd Graf; (1978, 1981); Roehrs Company; USA.
            - mukasurat (page) 1005, 616
3.       Wayside Trees of Malaya Vol 1 & 2; EJH Corner; (1940, 1952);
            Government Printer; Singapore. - mukasurat (page) 424 4.       Plants for Landscape Architect in Thailand; Thai Association of Landscape Architect (TILA); (19xx); TILA Thailand.
           - mukasurat (page) , 006.


Inquiries     (Pertanyaan)
Ooi Chooi Seng P.P.N.,
259 Jalan 17/8,
46400 Petaling Jaya
January 2002