Gelsemium sempervirens – “Carolina Jessamine”

Botanical name: Gelsemium sempervirens 
Common name: “Carolina Jessamine”


Size: 10-20′ x 6-12′
Light: Full sun/pt shade
Bloom: Feb-Apr


Fragrant, yellow, funnel-shaped flowers appear on this twining, evergreen vine as early as February. Flowering usually peaks in late March; sporadic flowering in fall. Use on arbors, fences, posts, or allow it to scramble into the crowns of small trees.

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