Trachelospermum jasminoidesItem #7005 USDA Hardiness Zone: 8 - 11
Beautiful evergreen vine prized for its very fragrant, star shaped white flowers. In frost free areas, train on posts, walls or trellises, or use as a fast growing groundcover. Plant near patio, terrace or entry where the fragrance can be enjoyed. A superb summer container plant for cold winter climates.
- OverviewLight Needs:Partial to full sunWatering Needs:Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.Average Landscape Size:Twining stems 18-20 ft. long. Reaches 1-2 ft. tall as a groundcover.
- DetailBotanical Pronunciation:trak-ee-lo-SPERM-um jas-min-OY-deezDeciduous/evergreen:EvergreenGrowth rate:FastAverage landscape size:Twining stems 18-20 ft. long. Reaches 1-2 ft. tall as a groundcover.Foliage color:GreenBlooms:Spring into summerFlower color:WhiteDesign IdeasHere is an excellent trellised or espaliered vine. Use in a pot with smaller plants or plant as an evergreen groundcover under tall trees.
- CareCare InformationFollow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Tolerates dry spells, once established. As a groundcover, space plants 5 ft. apart, (closer for faster coverage). Control weeds with mulch until the plants cover the area.Pruning time: early spring.Light Needs:Partial to full sunWatering Needs:Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.