Jasminum sambac var. flore pleno Andrews


Family: Oleaceae

Genus: Jasminum

Parent: Jasminum sambac

Description: 

Jasmine with leaves opposite, egg-shaped, and often pointed at the end : flowers terminate the branches mostly by threes: blossoms are aggregate, or three in one folded together, and very sweet-scented : branches are opposite, hairy, and of a rusty colour : stem spreading, and climbing. (Bot. Repos.)

History: 

Published in Bot. Repos. 8: 497 in 1807-8.

Synonym of Jasminum sambac (L.) Sol.


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