Jasminum Officinale

 

Jasminum Officinale, Common Jasmine. A fast growing deciduous climber with mid-green leaves and clusters of very fragrant, white flowers produced from summer to early autumn. Excellent wall climbing specimen. Max Height 4m to 8m. Flowers June to September.

 

 

Plant in moist fertile well drained soil. Full sun / partial shade, Frost hardy.

 

General Climber Planting and care

  • Water the Climber thoroughly and allow to drain fully
  • If the Climber is being planted in a lawn remove a circle of turf
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base Adding a bucketful of planting compost
  • Remove the pot gently, if well rooted cut off the pot
  • Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in well
  • Water the Climber and area thoroughly, then again at least once a week during the first growing season
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring