Also known as Poet's Jasmine, Spanish Jasmine, French perfume and Chinese tea Jasmine. As the name implies the petals are infused into tea, and also use in making French perfume. This is a semi-deciduous vine can grow to 15 feet tall with arching square stems bearing leaves composed of small leaflets of five or seven. The plant supports itself by twining. At the branch tip from mid spring into fall are borne the clusters of sweet-fragrant white flowers. The individual flowers, held on unequal length pedicels, are 3/4 to 1 inch wide and have buds and the undersides of the petals tinged pink. Plant in full sun with average watering. It takes temperatures down to about 15 - 20 F. Known as Jadimalli in Tamil, and Pitchy-poo in Malayalam. Recognized as Pakistan's National flower.
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SKU Number: 1616