Calotropis Flower

Calotropis Procera
Calotrpis is also known as Giant Milkweed and Sodom Apple. They are introduced in South America.They are also easily found in Saudi Arabia, Middle East and India. Calotropis are found in wet places and deserts and hot areas. The milky exudation from the plant is corrosive poison. The flower size is about 1/2 inch long and 3/4 inch. wide.
Photo capture when i went to Bhavanagar to visit Khodiyar Temple. Camera model Canon 1000d, ISO-200, Shutter Speed 1/40sec.,  F/5.7.
Gujarati Name: AAkdo

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