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Jasminum nitidum, Jasminum magnificum, Jasminum illicifolium, Star Jasmine, Angelwing Jasmine, Shining Jasmine, Windmill Jasmine, Royal Jasmine

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Jasminum nitidum, Jasminum magnificum, Jasminum illicifolium

Star Jasmine, Angelwing Jasmine, Shining Jasmine, Windmill Jasmine, Royal Jasmine
Family: Oleaceae
Origin: New Guinea
Vine or creeperFull sunSemi-shadeModerate waterWhite/off-white flowersFragrantAttracts butterflies, hummingbirdsSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short timeSeaside, salt tolerant plant

This species is native to the little known Admiralty Islands which like in the Pacific north of New Guinea where it evolved in isolation. All jasmines are members of the olive family with early interest generated in the Old World by the Ottoman Turks. This quick-growing vine has glossy, green foliage giving it a tropical effect. It is also grown for its intensely fragrant flowers. The vine can be grown on a trellis, used as a ground cover, or planted in a container. Blooms from April to September. The up to 2 inch wide, white flowers have a very strong scent.


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Jasminum nitidum (illicifolium) - Star Jasmine

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Star Jasmine, very easy to grow, fast growing. Glossy,...  more

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