Trachelospermum jasminoides
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Trachelospermum jasminoides

Confederate jasmine
Malayan jasmine
star jasmine

  family apocynaceae 
  genus trachelospermum 

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Genus  Trachelospermum Species  jasminoides Variety  Cultivar  Common names  Confederate jasmine   Malayan jasmine   star jasmine Family  APOCYNACEAE Specimen number  S10241 Data source  CrscntBlm;Frgnt p147
Life cycle
Life form  Terrestrial Life cycle  Perennial Life span  3 - 10 years Annual cycle  Depends on climate Stature  Vine Growth form  Not applicable Growth habit  Various Overall height  2' Overall spread  4'
Sunshine  Full sun to partial shade Water  Moist, well drained Optimal soil texture  Various Acceptable soil pH  Various USDA hardiness  0� to 5� F AHS heat zones  Not classified Sunset climate zones  Not classified
Suitable for gardens  yes Nursery  Home Depot Compost  no Size at acquisition  1 gallon Garden location  Unknown Garden notes  This plant is often used on fences and trellises. Trachelospermum jasminoides has flowers that are faintly fruity. Star jasmine (also known as Malayan jasmine and Confederate jasmine) can survive cold winter nights that go as low as 0� Fahrenheit. This plant likes full sun to partial shade. It does well in moist, well drained soils.
Special qualities
Tolerates drought  no Tolerates high humidity  no Tolerates seaside conditions  no Insect resistant  no Disease resistant  no Deer resistant  no Best uses  Fences and trellises Symbiosis  Attracts butterflies  no Attracts hummingbirds  no Autumn foliage  no Colorful berries  no Desirable qualities    Other interest    Other interest color  Other interest period   
Adverse factors
Common pests  Poisonous parts  Poisonous indications  Internal poison  no Dermatologic poison  no Livestock poison  no Mechanical injury  no Hay fever pollen    Hay fever season    Adverse qualities   
Herbal medicine
Medicinal properties  Medicinal parts  Has medicinal uses  no Do not self-administer  no Do no use if pregnant  no Legally restricted  no Toxicity precautions  Medicinal notes 
Traditional uses
Parts used  Traditional uses  Contemporary uses  Fragrance  delicate and delicious fragrance Fragrance parts  Flowers Fragrance intensity  Faint Fragrance category  Fruity Dye parts  Dye color 
Propagule  Various Pollination method    Planting style    Crop spacing    Row spacing    Cold frame  Planting period    Harvesting period    Frost tolerance    Heat requirement    Fertilizer  Typical Time to harvest 
Is edible  no Culinary uses  Nutritional value  Edible parts  Description of edible parts Flavor / texture 
Horticulture notes 
Tag needs printing  no Collection notes  Trachelospermum jasminoides is a perennial.

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Last reviewed November 01, 2004   


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