Carolina Jessamine, Carolina Jasmine
Botanical Name: ‘Gelsemium sempervirens’
Blooms: abundance of yellow fragrant blooms
Bloom Time: spring and summer.
Foliage: large dark-green thin branches
Mature Height: 20 feet in length
Uses: as a vine on a trellis, tree, fence, porch or wall.
Be careful not to ingest: ALL PLANT PARTS ARE POISONOUS.
Sun Exposture: full sun
Soil Conditions: Prefers moist, well-drained soil
Hardiness Zone: 7-10
Moisture: regular water schedule to ensure the growth of a mature root system. Be sure to keep the soil moist or blooming will cease. After the mature root system is established, watering is needed occasionally, except during a drought, watering is needed regularly.
Prune annually to control size.