walter.buzina at kfunigraz.ac.at
Thu Apr 2 18:19:34 EST 1998
John Koerber schrieb:
> I am trying to locate info on the BOPA plant, a Cambodian flower. My
> is French/Cambodian and her father named her after the flower. I would
> appreciate any info on this flower (a picture would be great).
> John Koerber
> (jkoerber at ktc.com)
Maybe it´s the Bo- or Pepul-tree from southeast-Asia (Ficus religiosa),
wich is sacred to the Buddhists, because the believe that Buddha got his
illumination 528 BC. under such a tree.
By the way: my wife´s name is much easier to interpret (Iris).
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