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Trachelospermum asiaticum (Asiatic jasmine)

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Time to maturity
10-20 years
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Botanical name: Trachelospermum asiaticum

Other names: Asiatic jasmine, Trachelospermum majus Nakai

Genus: Trachelospermum

Species: T. asiaticum - T. asiaticum is a tender, woody, evergreen, twining climber with oval, glossy, dark green leaves and, in mid- to late summer, terminal clusters of fragrant, creamy-white flowers that turn yellow with age.

Trachelospermum asiaticum is: Evergreen

Flower: White in Summer

Foliage: Dark-green in All seasons

Fragrance: The flowers have a lovely perfume, particularly in the evening.

Habit: Climbing, Twining

Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)

Watch out for

Specific pests: Cushion scale , Glasshouse red spider mite , Mealybugs

Diseases: Generally disease-free.

General care

Propagation methods: Layering, Semi-hardwood cuttings. REGISTER to

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Trachelospermum asiaticum (Asiatic jasmine) will reach a height of 8m and a spread of 8m after 10-20 years.

Suggested uses: City, Conservatory, Containers, Wallside and trellises

Cultivation: This is best grown in a container so that it can be overwintered indoors. Good for conservatories. May be suitable outdoors during winter in mild locations in sheltered positions.

Soil type: Chalky, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage: Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Full Sun, Partial Shade

Aspect: South

Exposure: Sheltered

Hardiness: Indoor unheated (H2), Tender in frost (H3)

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