As the state flower of Carolina, the Carolina Jasmine is a low maintenance plant that grows in a vine habit, spreading up to twenty feet. They prefer moist soil with plenty of warmth and humidity. Do not let the soil dry out between watering. Carolina jessamine needs a soil ph of 8.6 to 8.5 (weakly alkaline soil). Carolina jessamine is generally regarded as a tender plant, so remember to ensure that temperatures are mild before moving outdoors.
- Proper name: Jasminum mesnyi
- Hardy in zones 8-11, elsewhere patio or houseplant
- Prefers a sunny location
- The flowers are edible
- Immediate shipping in 4" pot