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Jasminum Fluminense Plant or Santhana Mullai

Original price was: ₹50.00.Current price is: ₹30.00.

Jasminum fluminense, commonly known as the river jasmine or Brazilian jasmine, is a captivating flowering plant renowned for its delicate beauty and sweet fragrance. Belonging to the Oleaceae family, this evergreen vine is native to Brazil, particularly the Atlantic Forest region. Its natural habitat includes riverbanks, forests, and humid areas, where it thrives in the warm, tropical climate.

Jasminum Fluminense Description:

  1. Maximum Growth Size – Upto 5 ft in ideal conditions
  2. Plant Type – Outdoor
  3. Watering Periods – once every two days during summer and once a week during winter
  4. Optimal Temperature – 65°F to 85°F (18°C to 29°C)
  5. Flower Colour – White
  6. Fertilization – Jasmine plants should be fertilized in spring or late winter with a fertilizer that’s high in potassium and phosphorusDuring the growing season of spring and summer, you can feed the plant liquid fertilizer every few weeks. You can also supplement with organic manures like neem cake or groundnut oil cake at a rate of 100 g per plant per month.

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Jasminum fluminense, commonly known as the river jasmine or Brazilian jasmine, is a captivating flowering plant renowned for its delicate beauty and sweet fragrance. Belonging to the Oleaceae family, this evergreen vine is native to Brazil, particularly the Atlantic Forest region. Its natural habitat includes riverbanks, forests, and humid areas, where it thrives in the warm, tropical climate.

The river jasmine is cherished for its lush foliage and profusion of white, star-shaped flowers. The leaves are glossy and dark green, providing an attractive backdrop to the blossoms. The flowers, which bloom throughout the year but are most abundant in spring and summer, exude a sweet, intoxicating fragrance that fills the air, attracting bees, butterflies, and other pollinators.

In terms of cultivation, Jasminum fluminense is relatively easy to grow, making it a popular choice for gardeners and landscape designers. It prefers well-drained soil rich in organic matter and thrives in full to partial sun. Adequate moisture is essential, especially during the growing season, but it’s important to avoid waterlogging, which can lead to root rot.

One of the plant’s most appealing features is its versatility. It can be trained to climb trellises, arbors, and fences, creating a charming vertical display in gardens and outdoor spaces. Alternatively, it can be allowed to sprawl as ground cover or cascaded from hanging baskets, adding a touch of elegance to patios and balconies.

Beyond its ornamental value, Jasminum fluminense holds cultural significance in Brazil, where it is sometimes used in traditional medicine and religious ceremonies. The plant’s fragrant flowers are also employed in perfumery and aromatherapy, prized for their soothing and uplifting properties.

However, despite its many virtues, it’s worth noting that Jasminum fluminense can be invasive in certain environments, particularly in regions with favorable growing conditions. As such, responsible cultivation and management practices are essential to prevent its spread into native habitats.

In summary, Jasminum fluminense is a captivating vine that enchants with its fragrant blooms, glossy foliage, and versatile growth habit. Whether adorning a garden pergola or perfuming a balcony, this Brazilian beauty adds a touch of tropical allure wherever it grows.

Weight 10 g

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Jasminum FluminenseJasminum Fluminense Plant or Santhana Mullai
Original price was: ₹50.00.Current price is: ₹30.00.

Availability: 10 in stock