Trachelospermum asiaticum (Siebold & Zucc.) Nakai

Japanese Star Jasmine, Asian Jasmine

Cultivar Nagaba leaves

Cultivar Nagaba leaves

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Family: Apocynaceae

Genus: Trachelospermum

Category: Groundcover

Zones: 7 to 11

Size: To 2' tall and 12' spread - or will climb if given support

Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade

Description: 

Evergreen. Small leaves with fragrant cream to yellow flowers.

Cultivars: 

'Nagaba' - variegated - cream veins and margins

History: 

Published in Enum. Pl. Corea 293 in 1922.

Native to China, Korea, Japan, Taiwan, India, Laos, Thailand, Vietnam, Myanmar, Malaysia.

Basionym Malouetia asiatica Siebold & Zucc.

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