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Star Jasmine

Trachelospermum Jasminoides

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Star Jasmine (Trachelospermum jasminoides) is a stunning, versatile evergreen plant. Star Jasmine is recognised for its distinct, small, star-like flowers which feature prominently in the summer months and boast a pleasant, honeyed fragrance. Star Jasmine plants attract interest all-year-round and are perfect to use as a climbing or ground covering plant.

  • Best Features: Small, white, star-shaped, fragrant flowers, glossy evergreen foliage, year-round interest
  • Ideal For Hedges: Up to 60cm in height and 1.5m spread as a ground cover shrub, up to 9m height when trained as a climbing plant
  • Growth Rate: Fast growth once established, rate of growth dependent upon location and light conditions
  • Position: Grows well in most soils, prefers full-sun or semi-shaded, sheltered location
  • Also Consider: Pyracantha or Ivy hedging varieties as alternative climbers 
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Star Jasmine Description

Trachelospermum jasminoides is the Latin name for Star Jasmine, but it is also sometimes referred to as Confederate Jasmine or Chinese Ivy in Asia. A recipient of the RHS 'Award for Garden Merit', Star Jasmine features clusters of white star-shaped flowers that are highly fragrant (stronger scent at night) and bloom from mid to late summer. The oval pointed leaves are a glossy deep-green, with new growth being a lighter shade of green or even a bronze-pink colour for a pretty contrast. As the weather cools, the foliage becomes bronzed and deep red for additional seasonal interest and winter colour.

This lovely self-twining evergreen provides stunning coverage and colour all year round, including winter, and is highly attractive to pollinators such as bees and butterflies, making Star Jasmine an excellent and versatile choice for any garden. 

Common Uses of Star Jasmine

Star Jasmine is commonly used a climbing vine on a trellis or pergola to provide screening, shade and framing and can also be used to disguise less appealing aesthetics. However it is most popular and planted for its intensely perfumed fragrance in summer. Aside from providing stunning wall cover, Star Jasmine is also ideal for ground cover or as a low spreading evergreen hedge, and will even thrive in containers. Whether you’re after a plant to provide height or spread, Trachelospermum jasminoides offers both options. 

Combine Star Jasmine With

Star Jasmine has a fairly dense structure, and due to its attractive appearance and unique fragrance, this particular plant lends itself to being planted in a stand-alone position in the garden. This is so that Star Jasmine can be appreciated for its individual qualities. However, it still grows well with other climbers such as Clematis.

Growth Rate of Star Jasmine Climbing Plants

Trachelospermum jasminoides begins with a slow growth rate until the plant is established. Once established, the growth rate will increase significantly. Please note that the average growth rate for Star Jasmine plants is dependent on different variables. These include the soil type, the amount of light the plant receives, location and climate conditions. If Star Jasmine is grown in milder conditions, the growth rate tends to be faster compared to cooler climates. Trachelospermum jasminoides can grow up to several feet a year.

Care Advice for Trachelospermum Jasminoides Plants

Caring for Trachelospermum jasminoides is relatively straight forward and minimal. If you’re preferred choice is to grow Star Jasmine plants as a climber, initial training is required in the early stages. However, following this, minimal care or maintenance is needed after, except for simple pruning or pinching of the tips to support the lateral growth. To use Star Jasmine for ground cover, the height is much easier to maintain around 60cm, with simple trimming of any upward stems. Pruning is recommended after flowering. Trachelospermum jasminoides can be fertilised in spring if required, for example, if the leaves turn yellow. While Star Jasmine plants are fairly drought tolerant, adding a layer of mulch to the surface of the soil will retain moisture and benefit the plant in warm weather conditions.

Recommended Planting Density 

It is recommended to plant Star Jasmine with a minimum of 1.5m apart due to the spreading nature.

For more information on Topiary trees, contact the best4hedging team today 01257 261 243.

Showing our 15 Star Jasmine reviews with an average rating of Excellent.
Review Summary - 5 out of 5 based on 15 ratings.
May 18, 2019 | Anonymous
Star Jasmine

Good quality & fairly priced.

April 25, 2019 | Lesley Paterson
Star Jasmine

1 was badly broken and had clearly been packed that way as the breaks were old. Both plants were absolutely bone dry.

March 13, 2019 | Godfrey Ling
Star Jasmine

Some damaged to the plants due to canes broken to pack in box skinned bark of plants

March 11, 2019 | Alice McIntosh
Star Jasmine

Excellent

December 20, 2018 | Anonymous
Star Jasmine

As Above

October 22, 2018 | Deborah Banks
Star Jasmine

Really Healthy climbing plants

August 31, 2018 | Anonymous
Star Jasmine

Excellent

July 24, 2018 | Anonymous
Star Jasmine

As Above

June 6, 2018 | Neil
Star Jasmine

As Above

June 4, 2018 | SHELLEY HAYWARD
Star Jasmine

Plants were of good quality and as described on their website

May 26, 2018 | John Hakeman
Star Jasmine

That’s what they deserved

May 26, 2018 | Sue Edwards
Star Jasmine

As Above

May 23, 2018 | Joanne Wilson
Star Jasmine

Excellent

May 2, 2018 | Anonymous
Star Jasmine

Plants look healthy and good value for money. Much cheaper than garden centres

April 8, 2018 | Anonymous
Star Jasmine

Looking forward to them flowering.. look great already...

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Occasional hiccups can occur (such as broken down vehicles) and although we are very experienced in logistics we cannot be held liable for costs incurred or inconvenience due to late deliveries - see terms and conditions for more information.

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Exceptions to our quick turnaround timescale

Pre-orders - if you have placed an order that includes products on pre-order, then they will be dispatched to you as soon as they are available. If your order includes pre-order bare roots or root balls you will be notified once they are being dispatched (root balls from mid to late October and bare roots from early to mid-November).

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Weather conditions can affect dispatch - bare root and root ball plants are not lifted if the ground is too cold (it damages the roots) and the delivery of all plants can be affected if the water supply is frozen (because we water all plants before packing). Extremely hot weather can also be challenging and occasionally we hold backorders for species that are particularly vulnerable. We ask our customers to be mindful of bank holidays when couriers are not active.

We'd like to stress that although there are exceptions, the vast majority of our orders are dispatched extremely quickly and we are proud of our logistics developed over many years of delivering plants to tens of thousands of customers.

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We inspect plants carefully before dispatch but accept that very occasionally things may go wrong. 
You can return your plants (within 14 days) for a refund or replacement (we’ll help with the process of returning). If your plants arrived damaged then returns are free of charge. However, we ask that you inform us as soon as possible. If you’d like to return your plants because of a change of plan or if we do not agree that the plants are significantly damaged (the loss of a few leaves in transit or a loose pot on arrival, for example, wouldn't be harmful to the plants), then we may ask you to pay the full or partial return costs if you still wanted to return them. We’re very reasonable and always aim for complete satisfaction as demonstrated by our amazing Feefo customer reviews which can be viewed here.

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Please note that in the case of damaged plants, if you have not notified us of a problem within 14 days of delivery, we consider you to have accepted the plants and Best4Hedging has no further liability for them should they fail.

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