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Jasminum multiflorum (Burm.) Andr.


Description from Flora of China

Nyctanthes multiflora N. L. Burman, Fl. Indica 5. 1768; Jasminum pubescens (Retzius) Willdenow.

Shrubs, scrambler or weak climbers to 3 m. Branchlets terete, densely pilose. Leaves opposite, simple; petiole 5-10 mm, densely pilose; leaf blade ovate-cordate, often broadly so, 3-8 × 1.5-5 cm, papery, ± scattered pilose on both surfaces, glabrescent, except on midrib and veins, base cordate, apex acute to sometimes slightly acuminate, mucronulate; primary veins 3 or 4 on each side of midrib. Inflorescences terminal on side shoots, many flowered, congested; bracts leafy, basal ovate, 1.5-2 cm, upper linear, 3-5 mm. Pedicel 0-2 mm. Calyx densely pilose; tube ca. 1 mm; lobes 6-9, filiform, (2-)5-7 mm. Corolla white, sweetly scented; tube 1.2-1.5 cm; lobes 7-9, acute, 1-1.5 cm. Fruit not seen. Fl. Oct-Apr.

Widely cultivated in southern China and round the world [Native to India and perhaps elsewhere in SE Asia, but certainly not in Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka, and doubtfully in Myanmar and Vietnam]

生活型: 灌木, 藤本

栽培植物: 栽培

特征: 攀援状灌木;花香,白色

花期: 12月至翌年3月

生境: 栽培

用途: 供庭园观赏

门中名: 种子植物门

亚门中名: 被子植物亚门

纲中名: 双子叶植物纲


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