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common name: Chinese Star Jasmine, Confederate Jasmine
synonyms: Rhynchospermum jasminoides
climber, evergreen, scented/aromatic
growth rate: slow
growth habit: climber
leaf colour: dark green
flower colour: white
main season: Summer
full sun, part shade, shade
preferred soil pH: neutral-acid
minimum temp: -4°C
USDA zone: 9 to 10
Wiry stemmed climber with glossy, evergreen, dark green leaves. Very fragrant, freely produced, star-shaped white flowers in summer.
Fertile, moist but well drained soil in sheltered, warm position. Will grow in quite deep shade in mild climates. Not very hardy and in cool climates is more suitable for a greenhouse or conservatory.