Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


3021

Woody vine
Perennial
Has milky sap (latex)

Non-native: southeast Asia
Documented growing wild in GA - -

Rare

Look for it in disturbed areas, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Evergreen
Simple
Opposite

FLOWER:
Spring
Creamy-white
Bisexual
Radially symmetrical
5 petals
5 stamens

FRUIT:

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Lamiids: Gentianales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Trachelospermum jasminoides   FAMILY Apocynaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Trachelospermum jasminoides   FAMILY Apocynaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Confederate Jasmine, Star Jasmine