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Trachelospermum jasminoides Star jasmine
China; 5 - 7m
Planting position: Full sun.Areas without severe frost.
Requires regular, year round watering, during dry spells and seasons.Well-draining soil.Shaded root area.Hard autumn pruning on older plants, preventing woody growth.Watch out for attacks from aphids.
Propagate from spring- or autumn semi-hardwood cuttings.
During spring and summer, this evergreen covers itself with starry white flowers that are fragrant. The foliage is leathery and grows densely.