The flowers of Trachelospermum jasminoides is arguably the most delightfully fragrant of any flower anywhere. It is no wonder we use Jasmine so profusely in products! Able to climb up to 8 meters and bloom in abundance it’s fragrance can fill any garden leaving the air fresh and sweet.
The small star-like white flowers which keep throughout summer are accompanied by dark-green glossy foliage. ‘Star Jasmin’ grown up a columnar trellis is perfect to be trained up pillars, over arches or to border a door. The hanging flowers like droplets of snow give a delightful charm to any garden whether pristine or reclaimed. The leaves will turn a bronze-shade in winter and will prefer a South-facing, sheltered area. Prune back after flowering to protect against frost and feed during summer for a more vigorous plant.
Primrose instant climbing plants are provided fully covering the cane for instant impact when added to your garden.
Before planting your climber, clean up all wandering weeds and keep a clean ring around the trellis base. Water well during the first year until well established.
Dig a hole 2X the width of the rootball and deep enough for the root collar to sit just above the top of the hole when in position. Make sure to position so that the trellis is aligned as you desire.
Once positioned, backfill with soil and firm every few shovels to ensure there are no air gaps.
Try to encourage the plant to climb up structures by tieing in or entwining around a trellis, arch or any feature of a the house that the plant can get a grip on. Once settled, removed the cane and allow to climb unaided.
If planting in the a container:Fill container with soil mix to the desired level. Then follow the steps above. You will not need to dig a hole quite so wide as you are planting into fresh soil.
Caring and Maintenance
Water regularly until roots are well established. Trim annually from mid to late summer. Apply some fertilizer in spring in order to promote healthy growth. Optionally, mulch in spring.
"the plants are nice and healthy."
Reviewed Tuesday, 27 November 2018
"Strong, healthy plant. Perfect gift delivered in perfect condition."
Reviewed Tuesday, 11 September 2018
"The plant arrived in a very healthy condition was an excellent specimen, well packaged."
Reviewed Wednesday, 5 September 2018
"It is growing well and looks very healthy"
Reviewed Thursday, 2 August 2018
"TRUE TO IMAGE …………. ……."
Reviewed Tuesday, 19 June 2018
"Bone dry on arrival (pot wrapped in shopping bag). Planted immediately but not looking very happy."
Reviewed Wednesday, 30 May 2018
"Aroma is gorgeous, growing well."
Reviewed Saturday, 26 May 2018
"Well packed larger than I expected and looks very healthy"
Reviewed Sunday, 15 April 2018
"Excellent service, delivery and plant"
Reviewed Wednesday, 11 April 2018
"Arrived quickly, well packed, strong and healthy. Thank you."
Reviewed Tuesday, 3 April 2018