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JASMINUM mesnyi

Commonly known as Jasmine, Primrose jasmine

Long bright yellow semi-double flowers. Best grown on a warm, sheltered wall or in a conservatory
Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
    Opposite, glossy, deep green leaves with 3 oblong to lance-shaped leaflets 3-7cm (1¼-3in) long.
  • Yellow
  • Height
    3m (10ft)
  • Spread
    2m (6½ft)
  • 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
    Tall, open, slender-stemmed shrub which acts like a climber when grown with support Produces usually semi-double flowers 3-4.5cm (1¼-1¾in) across, singly or in small clusters.
  • Half hardy - unheated greenhouse / mild winter
    Hardy in coastal and relatively mild parts of the UK except in severe winters and a risk from sudden (early) frosts. May be hardy elsewhere with wall shelter or good micro-climate. Likely to be damaged or killed in cold winters. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -5°C (23°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade

JASMINUM mesnyi

 
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  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Can be pruned back to strong buds annually after flowering
    Pests & Diseases
    Aphids, mealybugs
    Place of origin
    Southwestern China
  • Flower Shape
    Semi-double
    Two rows of petals with conspicuous stamens
  • Hardiness
    Frost hardy (down to -5)
  • Leaf form
    Pinnate
    (see photos above)
  • Leaf shape
    Lanceolate
    (see photos above)
    Oblong
    (see photos above)
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 2
    Suitable for: Deciduous shrubs and trees that flower in Spring or early Summer on previous year's growth, including plants that produce new growth at or near ground level.
    Pruning: Prune flowered shoots to strong buds. Cut back approximately 1/4 of old shoots to the base to promote replacement growth.
    When: Annually, after flowering.

    RHS groups 2 & 3
  • Seasonal Interest
    Spring
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile well drained soil
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