Michelia champaca – The Perfume Magnolia

Photo credits: Shymon

Photo credits: Shymon

Michelia champaca is native to India, and is best known for its strong fragrance. A relative to the magnolia tree, this species grows in the wild throughout India’s Western Ghats. It is a sacred flower for Hindu temple grounds and around homes.

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