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Jasminum officinale

Phonetic Spelling
JAZZ-mih-num uh-fiss-ih-NAY-lee
Description

Prefers a moist, well-drained, light soil enriched with organic matter; drought and pollution tolerant; blooms on new growth

Play Value: Wildlife Enhancement

Seed: Berry 

Cultivars / Varieties:
  • Affine
  • Aureoviegatum
Tags:
#hummingbirds#butterflies#evergreen#deciduous#fragrant flowers#playground#children's garden#vine#pollinator plant
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
  • Affine
  • Aureoviegatum
Tags:
#hummingbirds#butterflies#evergreen#deciduous#fragrant flowers#playground#children's garden#vine#pollinator plant
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Jasminum
    Species:
    officinale
    Family:
    Oleaceae
    Country Or Region Of Origin:
    Trans caucasus to Southern Central China
    Play Value:
    Attractive Flowers
    Attracts Pollinators
    Fragrance
    Climbing Method:
    Twining
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Vine
    Leaf Characteristics:
    Deciduous
    Semi-evergreen
    Growth Rate:
    Rapid
    Texture:
    Medium
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
    Partial Shade (Direct sunlight only part of the day, 2-6 hours)
    Soil Drainage:
    Good Drainage
    Moist
    Occasionally Dry
    Usda Plant Hardiness Zone:
    7b, 8a, 8b
  • Fruit:
    Fruit Type:
    Berry
    Fruit Description:
    Fruit is rarely seen.
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    White
    Flower Value To Gardener:
    Fragrant
    Flower Bloom Time:
    Summer
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Characteristics:
    Deciduous
    Semi-evergreen
    Leaf Color:
    Green
    Leaf Value To Gardener:
    Fragrant
    Showy
    Hairs Present:
    No
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Landscape Location:
    Recreational Play Area
    Landscape Theme:
    Butterfly Garden
    Children's Garden
    Pollinator Garden
    Attracts:
    Butterflies
    Hummingbirds