Poet's Jasmine, or Jasminum officinale forma grandiflorum, is a semi-deciduous vine can grow to 15 feet tall with arching square stems bearing leaves composed of small leaflets of five or seven. The plant supports itself by twining. At the branch tip from mid spring into fall are borne the clusters of sweet-fragrant white flowers. The individual flowers, held on unequal length pedicels, are 3/4 to 1 inch wide and have buds and the undersides of the petals tinged pink. Recognized as Pakistan's National flower. As the name implies the petals are infused into tea, and also use in making French perfume!
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Latin Name & Planting Guidance
Latin Name: Jasminum officinale forma grandiflorum
Hindi Name: Chameli चमेली, Jati जाति
Marathi Name: chameli, chembeli
Kannada Name: Ajjege ಅಜ್ಜಿಗೆ
Telugu Name: adivimalle, chambeli
Tamil Name: Anankamஜாதிமல்லி, Jatimalli, ஜாதிமுல்லை
Malayalam Name: malati, piccakam, piccakamulla