Gelsemium sempervirens 'Margarita'

Carolina Yellow Jessamine

Form and Growth Characteristics:
Plant Type - Shrub
Growth Rate - Medium to Fast
Mature Height - 10-20'
Mature Width - 3-4'
Longevity -

Ornamental Characteristics:
Flower - Perfect, yellow, fragrant, solitary or in cymes, flowers February-April
Fruit - Compressed, 1.5" long, short-beaked capsule
Leaf -
Fall Color - Yellow-green to a purple-green
Bark -
Other Features - All parts of the plant are poisonous, and this cultivar's flowers are slightly larger than normal
Possible Use -
Season Of Interest -

Culture and Care:
Care Requirements - Prefers moist, well drained, organic matter laden, slightly alkaline soil but is very adaptable
Native Habitat - Virginia to Florida westward to Texas and Arkansas, and down into Central America
Diseases and Insects - None Serious
Strength -
Weakness -

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Find Related Plants:
- Other plants with the common name Jessamine.
- Other plants of the family Loganiaceae.
- Other plants of the genus Gelsemium.
- Other plants of the species Gelsemium sempervirens.