Indian jasmine is a very beautiful climbing plant, both very fragrant and which blooms all summer.
In summary, what you need to know:
Last name : Trachelospermum jasminoides
Family : Apocynaceae
Type : Climbing shrub
Height : 5 m
Exposure : Sunny
Ground : Well drained
Foliage : Persistent -Flowering : June to October
If you are looking for advice on winter jasmine, often used as a houseplant, follow this link
Here are the actions that will help you to have a beautiful flowering. (Photo © hcast)
Indian jasmine plantation
Indian jasmine is planted indifferently, in autumn or in spring.
Outside of these 2 periods, avoid at all costs periods of frost or extreme heat.
Enjoy its sweet scent of jasmine for theinstall near a living space or a window and thus take advantage of all its attractions.
- Follow our advice planting shrubs.
The cuttings jasmine is quite easy, it is done in spring.
- Find our cutting tips for Indian jasmine
Pruning and caring for Indian jasmine
No pruning is necessary but an annual refreshment at the end of winter will promote flowering.
If you want to balance or reduce the branches, do so at the end of winter or at all early spring.
All you need to know about Indian jasmine
Indian jasmine, native to Asia and sometimes called star jasmine, takes its name from jasmine scent that it gives off during flowering.
It offers a very beautiful flowering and a evergreen foliage throughout the year and remains a relatively hardy climbing plant.
This very beautiful climbing shrub is of cultivation andeasy maintenance.
It can advantageously cover a wall, but can also be used as a ground cover or pot.
Notice that if you grow in pot it will keep a small size.
In the beginning, hang your star jasmine on a stand because it does not hang on by itself and then let it roll up on its own. (© Simona)
Tip about Indian jasmine
If you want him to climb, help him early as he will have a hard time hanging on on his own.
To read also:
- Scented climbing plants
- Common or officinal jasmine
- False jasmine, solanum
- The different names of jasmine