Jasminum polyanthum 15cm Pot
Common Name: Chinese Jasmine, White Jasmine, Pink Jasmine
Jasminum polyanthum, commonly known as Pink Jasmine, Chinese Jasmin or White Jasmine, is a species of flowering plant in the Oleaceae family. It is a vigorous, climbing evergreen vine native to China. This species is widely cultivated as an ornamental plant and is popular for its sweetly scented white flowers.
Leaves: The leaves are glossy, dark green, and compound, typically consisting of five to nine leaflets.
Flowers: The flowers are the most attractive feature of this plant. They are small, white, and star-shaped, and they bloom in clusters, filling the air with a delightful, sweet fragrance. The flowers often have a pink tinge on the outside of the petals, which is why it is also called “Pink Jasmine.”
Growth habit: Jasminum polyanthum is a vigorous, climbing vine that can reach heights of up to 6m or more.
Growing conditions: This jasmine species prefers a sunny to partially shaded location and well-draining soil. It is relatively easy to grow and can adapt to a range of conditions, making it a popular choice for home gardens and indoor cultivation.
Blooming season: Jasminum polyanthum typically blooms in late winter to early spring, although it may also flower intermittently throughout the year in favorable conditions.
Pruning: Regular pruning is beneficial to maintain the plant’s shape and promote healthier growth. Prune the vine after flowering to remove any dead or damaged growth and to keep it in check.
Uses: Pink Jasmine is often grown for its ornamental value, especially for its beautiful flowers and pleasant fragrance. Its climbing habit makes it suitable for covering trellises, fences, walls, or pergolas. Some people also grow it indoors in containers, allowing the vine to trail and cascade
Chinese Jasmine 15cm Pot