Jasminum officinale affine is a vigorous twining jasmine with pinnate leaves and clusters of fragrant, pink-tinged white flowers 4cm across, opening in summer from pink buds
Possibly introduced as long ago as the 1500s has opposite, pinnate, mid-green leaves composed of 5-9 elliptic leaflets to 6cm (2½in) long with sharp, long points and clusters of up to 5 flowers to 4cm (1½in) across. The aroma is described as calming and soothing without being soporific.
May suffer foliage damage and stem dieback in harsh winters in cold gardens.
- JASMINUM officinale affine, Common white jasmine, Jessamine, Poet's jasmine jasmine
- Clusters of up to 5 pink-tinged white flowers to 4cm (1½in) across
- Height - 12m (40ft)
- Supplied in 2-3 litre pots
- Allow up to 14 days for delivery