Jasminum simplicifolium subsp. australiense P.S.Green

Wax Jasmine, Stiff Jasmine


Family: Oleaceae

Genus: Jasminum

Parent: Jasminum simplicifolium

Category: Shrub

Description: 

Fragrant white flowers followed by purple to black fruit. Can be grown as a shrub or a vine.

History: 

Published in Allertonia 3(6): 419 in 1984.

From Norfolk Island. Seeds were first received in England in 1792.

Synonym Jasminum gracile Andrews, published in Bot. Repos. 2: 127 in 1800.


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