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Trachelospermum asiaticum

Star Jasmine
Apocynaceae
Evergreen, Ground covers, Shrubs, Flowers

TRACHELOSPERMUM

Ground covers, trailers, or climbers bearing delightfully fragrant, pinwheel-shaped blossoms in spring or early summer.Among the most versatile and useful of plants. Prefer well-drained soil. For lush plants, fertilize once before spring growth begins, again after flowering. Prune back as needed to shape. Cut stems exude a milky sap. Formerly sold as Rhynchospermum.

Trachelospermum asiaticum

From Japan, Korea. Like T. jasminoidesbut has smaller leavesin darker, duller green andsmaller flowers in creamy yellowor yellowish white. Dense, lowgrowth habit makes it an excellentgroundcover. ‘Red Top’ hasred new growth. ‘Pink Snow’has pink new growth maturingto green marked with white.

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