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AGM plants have been through a rigorous trial and assessment programme. They are:
This plant will provide nectar and pollen for bees and the many other types of pollinating insects.
It is included in an evolving list of plants carefully researched and chosen by RHS experts. Divided into 3 groups these lists, linked below, are maintained by a team of RHS staff and are reviewed annually.
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Other common names
Jasminum are evergreen or deciduous shrubs, many climbing by twining stems bearing usually pinnate leaves, and star-shaped white, pink or yellow flowers, which are sometimes very fragrant. Fruit a black berry
J. polyanthum is a strong-growing evergreen twiner to 3m or more, with dark green, pinnate leaves and axillary panicles of very fragrant, long-tubed white flowers 2cm across, opening from pink buds
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
SoilLoam, Chalk, Sand
pHAcid, Alkaline, Neutral
Time to ultimate height
Grow outdoors in well-drained soil in a sheltered, frost-free area. Under glass grow in loam-based compost in bright filtered light
Propagate by semi-hardwood cuttings or by layering in autumn
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Low Maintenance Wall-side Borders
Patio & Container Plants City & Courtyard Gardens
Pruning Requires little pruning other than to thin overcrowded growth after flowering
Pests Can get aphids, scale insects and mealybugs under glass
Generally disease free
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