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Jasminum sambac Maid of Orleans, Nyctanthes sambac, Maid of Orleans, Arabian Jasmine, Hawaiian Pikake, Sampaguitas, Sumpa Kita

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Jasminum sambac Maid of Orleans, Nyctanthes sambac
Family: Oleaceae
Maid of Orleans, Arabian Jasmine, Hawaiian Pikake, Sampaguitas, Sumpa Kita
Origin: India, widely cultivated in South China
Large shrub 5-10 ftVine or creeperFull sunShadeSemi-shadeRegular waterWhite/off-white flowersFragrantAttracts butterflies, hummingbirds

Called pikake in Hawaii, this is the plant used to flavor the jasmine tea and making perfumes. Perfect houseplant, takes both sun or shade, Jasminum Sambac is a beautiful fragrant everbloomer for your home and garden.

Maid of Orleans has single flowers of rich fragrance on woody vining shrubs with wide oval dark green leaves; considered the the easiest to bloom indoors, since it can tolerate shady conditions. It is the famous "Jasminum sambac Multiplex" in French perfume; traditionally the Chinese use this form to make aromatic jasmine tea. Pikake blossoms faded to palest violet are considered to be sacred to Vishnu. This variety has vining habit, and unless trimmed, can shoot several feet long branches.

Do not forget to collect the flowers for your morning jasmine tea!

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Jasminum sambac Maid of Orleans - 1 gal pot

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Arabian Tea jasmine. This variety is vining and fast...  more
RECOMMENDED FERTILIZER:
SUNSHINE Pikake - Fragrant Flower Booster
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Grown in
6"/1 gal pot
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Jasminum sambac Maid of Orleans - 3 gal pot

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Arabian Tea jasmine. This variety is vining and fast...  more
RECOMMENDED FERTILIZER:
SUNSHINE Pikake - Fragrant Flower Booster
Buy together promotion
500 ml (16 oz)
$19.00
  $9.00
Add to cart
946 ml (1 qt)
$29.00
  $14.00
Add to cart
This item is certified for shipping to California.
Grown in
10"/3 gal pot
In stock
$37.95