Category: Vine - Evergreen
Zones: (7)8 to 10
Size: To 15' and tall
Growth Rate: Fast
Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade
Twining vine with holdfast roots. Leaves stiff and glossy. Flowers white and fragrant in spring. Stems exude latex when cut. Can be grown as a groundcover.
- Trachelospermum jasminoides 'Madison'
- Trachelospermum jasminoides 'Pink Showers'
- Trachelospermum jasminoides 'Variegata'
Published in Jard. Fleur. 1: 61 in 1851.
Basionym Rhynchospermum jasminoides Lindl.
Native to China, Japan, Korea, Taiwan and Vietnam.
I grew this as a groundcover in California and similarly in North Carolina, where it constantly took off up the drainpipes. Red leaf color in autumn.