Like many people, I love winter-flowering jasmine, whose proper name is Jasminum nudiflorum, which, incidentally, is one of those botanical names which really…
Jasminum genus (Jasmine). There are about 200 deciduous, semi-evergreen and evergreen shrubs and vines. The leaves are usually compound with white or more rarely yellow fragrant flowers. They are fully hardy to frost tender, min 7-18C. They will require full sun and fertile, well drained soil.
Deciduous or Semi-evergreens, Fragrants
Europe, Asia and Africa
Grown for their often fragrant flowers and foliage. Suitable for coastal conditions.
J.nudiflorum, which is not self-supporting, benefits from having old shoots thinned out after flowering; prune others as required after flowering.
Semi-ripe cuttings in summer or layer in Autumn.
Aphids and mealy bugs may be problematic.
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