This plant has poison characteristics. See below.
- Common Name(s):
- Swamp jasmine, Yellow jessamine
- Native Plants, Poisonous Plants, Vines
Yellow flowers in spring and fall; this plant is resistant to damage by deer
Play Value: Wildlife Enhancement
- Woody vine, trailing or high climbing, evergreen; leaves opposite, simple, the margin smooth; flowers yellow, not aromatic, funnel-shaped with 5 lobes; fruit a thin, flattened capsule
- 10-21 ft.
- Yellow flowers in spring and fall; not fragrant
- 7, 8
- Sun to shade
- Southern USA, NC
- Coastal Plain (rare), cultivated
- Poison Part:
- All parts
- Poison Delivery Mode:
- Sweating, nausea, muscular weakness, dilated pupils, lowered temperature, convulsions, respiratory failure
- Toxic Principle:
- HIGHLY TOXIC, MAY BE FATAL IF EATEN!
- Found in:
- Forest or natural area in swampy areas; landscape as cultivated, flowering woody vine
- Growth Rate:
- Climbing Method:
NCCES plant id: 1056