Fact sheet: Asiatic Jasmine

Asiatic jasmine is an evergreen, vine-like woody plant that is commonly used in Florida landscapes due to its hardiness and drought tolerance. Native to Japan and Korea, Trachelospermum asiaticum is a low maintenance groundcover that is great for mass plantings and turfgrass alternatives. It’s an ideal plant for people who want an attractive garden without all the hard work. In shady areas, it also provides needed texture and variation.

Pronunciation: tray-kell-loe-SPER-mum ay-shee-AT-tickkum
Common name(s): Dwarf Jasmine, Small-Leaf Confederate Jasmine, Asiatic Jasmine

Planted in Nassau County Demonstration Garden
Sold at Nassau County Master Gardener Plant Sale

Posted: May 10, 2017

Category: Florida-Friendly Landscaping, Home Landscapes
Tags: Demonstration Garden, Groundcover, Jasmine, Plant Sale, Trachelospermum Asiaticum

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