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Commonly known as Chinese jasmine

Narrow leaves and scented creamy flowers which age to yellow
Further Reading....

  • Evergreen - oval, glossy, dark green leaves to 5cm (2in) long
  • Cream
  • Height - 6m (30ft)
  • 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 - woody, twining climber. Produces 5-petalled flowers to 2cm (¾in) across with cylindrical tubes
  • Hardy - average winter - Hardy through most of the UK apart from inland valleys, at altitude and central/northerly locations. May suffer foliage damage and stem dieback in harsh winters in cold gardens. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -10°C (14°F)
  • Against a wall
  • Full sun - will not tolerate cold winds.
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - - none if grown outside
  • Place of origin - Korea, Japan
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Greenhouse / conservatory - Not the sort of plants to be grown outside where there are likely to be frosts. These plants need to be grown in a conservatory or cool greenhouse or at least brought inside for the winter - in areas with severe frosts. Use loam-based compost (JI No.3) in full light with shade from hot sun
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Pruning group - Pruning group 6
    Suitable for: Evergreen shrubs or climbers that need little to no pruning.
    Action: Trim back shoots that spoil symmetry and to fit available space.
    When: Annually after flowering if on previous year's growth, or in later Winter or Spring if flowering on current year's growth, or as requires.

    RHS group 9 & 11
  • Scented Plants - Scented flowers -
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Winter
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil -

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TRACHELOSPERMUM asiaticum 'Golden Memories'

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Commonly known as: Chinese jasmine.
Golden, glossy leaves and fragrant cream flowers
£16.50 each 
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TRACHELOSPERMUM asiaticum 'Pink Showers'

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Commonly known as: Chinese jasmine.
Candy pink star-shaped flower
£16.50 each 
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TRACHELOSPERMUM asiaticum 'Summer Sunset'

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Commonly known as: Chinese jasmine.
Glossy yellow leaves edged dark green and bright red new growth, creamy-white flowers ageing to yellow
£16.50 each 
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TRACHELOSPERMUM asiaticum 'Tricolor'

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Commonly known as: Chinese jasmine.
New growth is pink, fading to white, later mottled green and white
£16.50 each 
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