Dok Champa (Plumeria) flower varieties in full bloom around Vientiane, Laos.

Dok Champa

Plumeria is the national flowers of Laos, known as Dok Champa. Through out the country you can see Plumeria trees lining up the streets in the city, at a park, or the local temple. When the flowers are in bloom around this time of the year, it is a signal for Boun Pi Mai Lao (Songkran) Celebration is coming up.