Posoqueria longiflora, Posoqueria trinitatis, Jazmin de Embarcadero, Needle Flower Tree

Posoqueria longiflora, Posoqueria trinitatis

Jazmin de Embarcadero, Needle Flower Tree
Family: Rubiaceae
Origin: Central America
USDA Zone: 9-10?
USDA Plant Hardiness MapLarge shrub 5-10 ft tallSemi-shadeFull sunRegular waterWhite, off-white flowersFragrant plant

Small tree with large glossy dark green leaves and long cascading flowers that are extremely fragrant. This is a tropical rainforest tree, it enjoys humid air and can stand both full sun or filtered light. Blooms most of the year, filling air around with sweet gardenia-like fragrance. Acid soil is preferrable.

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