JASMINUM officinale affine

Commonly known as Common white jasmine, Jessamine, Poet's jasmine jasmine

Hardy, white scented
Further Reading....
  • Deciduous
    Opposite, mid-green leaves composed of 5-9 elliptic leaflets to 6cm (2½in) long with sharp, long points.
  • White
    Pink tinged.
  • Height
    12m (39ft)
  • Climber
    Some of these climbing plants will need trellis or wire supports if grown on walls or fences. Other grow aerial roots and are self-clinging
    Vigorous, twining climber. Clusters of up to 5 flowers to 4cm (1½in) across. Black berries.
  • Hardy - cold winter
    Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade

JASMINUM officinale affine

 

 

  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Possibly introduced as long ago as the 1500s. Wildlife plant - insects.
    Medicinal properties
    The scent is described as calming and soothing without being soporific.
    Pests & Diseases
    Aphids, mealybugs.
    Place of origin
    Caucasus, northern Iran, Afghanistan, Himalayas, westen China.
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf form
    Pinnate
    (see photos above)
  • Leaf shape
    Elliptic
    (see photos above)
  • Scented Plants
    Scented flowers
    Very fragrant.
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile well drained soil
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
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Buy Varieties of JASMINUM officinale affine

JASMINUM officinale affine 'Clotted Cream'

JASMINUM officinale affine 'Clotted Cream'

Common jasmine, Jessamine

superb variety with delicate fragrant pastel cream flowers

 
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JASMINUM officinale affine 'Fiona Sunrise'

JASMINUM officinale affine 'Fiona Sunrise'

Common jasmine, Jessamine

yellow foliage in spring with orange young growth. Leaves turn lime-green in summer and gold in autumn

 
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