If you’re looking for a lush garden without all the long, hot days working for it, the Asiatic Jasmine is the ideal plant for you.
This asian jasmine ground cover tolerates a wide variety of growing conditions, requires very little maintenance, and even works to eliminate weed growth! The jasmine can have tiny pinwheel like flowers but rarely blooms in Florida.
Trachelospermum asiaticum grows into a sturdy ground covering and is often used as a substitute for turf since it is much more drought-tolerant and can be controlled by once-a-year mowing. Have a bank that is eroding away? Jasmine is your go-to plant for mass plantings to control erosion.
Your asian jasmine plant will arrive with 18 inch tall spindly vines and will grow rapidly over a fence or trellis! The jasmine plant grows over three feet per year! Prune it back in spring to encourage new growth.
Asiatic Jasmine Care
The jasmine prefers partial shade and rich soil with ample moisture, it can survive in full sun or complete shade, and will adapt to most soils. So long as they are well draining soil.
The green foliage on this fast-growing shrub is soft and subtle with dark green leaves that are small and oval shaped. It is deer resistant so you can plant it anywhere! You can even hang this in hanging baskets!
Grow this asian jasmine plant across the United States in USDA plant hardiness zones 6-10. These are quality plants with established roots. The best time to plant it is in early spring so it has the whole growing season to spread out the root system.
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- Low maintenance
- Erosion control