Arabian Jasmine

Jasminum sambac - botanical name

Jasminum sambac

Evergreen twining climber or scrambling shrub (2m) from India. Broad wavy edged shiny leaves. Fragrant waxy white flowers in clusters in summer. Useful sprawling over a wall; massed over a bank or pruned to a compact shrub. Needs well drained soil in full sun. Frost and drought sensitive.

  • Plant type
    Shrub, Climber
  • Sun/Shade tolerance
    Full Sun, Part Shade
  • Frost tolerance
    Frost sensitive
  • Soil type(s)
    Sand, Loam, Clay
  • Water rating
    Medium
  • Plant origin
    Non indigenous (India)
  • Scale
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