Trachelospermum jasminoides
Star jasmine

This evergreen perennial is a beautiful climber with rich, dark green leaves and star-shaped white flowers that have a sweet smell in summer.  It can be grown against a wall, trained onto a trellis or as a ground cover.

Description

Botanical name: Trachelospermum jasminoides

Common name: Star jasmine

This evergreen perennial is a beautiful climber with rich, dark green leaves and star-shaped white flowers that have a sweet smell in summer.  It can be grown against a wall, trained onto a trellis or as a ground cover.

Size

Plant height: indefinite

Plant spread: up to 1 m

Care and Maintenance

  • tolerates light frost once established
  • tolerates drought once established
  • full sun, semi shade
  • planting season all year round
  • medium water use
  • fertilize in spring with slow release fertilizer

Planting

  • All plants have roots and are ready for planting.
  • Water each day for 2–3 weeks after planting.
  • Space about 1 m apart to create ground cover.
  • Great for bedding, mass and scattered plantings, this plant will thrive in any garden and looks amazing.