Juhi, Jasminum Auriculatum - Plant
Jasmine Molle, which is a beautiful flowering plant and it, is known as â€œJuiâ€ in Bengali of Jasmine Molle is â€œJasminum Molleâ€ and â€œJasminum auriculatumâ€ and this needs water regularly but over watering can be damage this plant growth.
|Common name||Flower colours||Bloom time||Height||Difficulty|
|Jasmine Molle, Indian Jasmine, Jui, Juhi (Hindi), Jai||white color||June to August||4.00 to 5.00 feet||Moderately easy|
Planting and care
Jasminum Auriculatum is propagated from semi hardwood stem cuttings. Semi hardwood cuttings are pieces of plant stem which has matured partially after the current year growth. Take 4-5 inches of stem cutting and dip in rooting hormone or water overnight before planting into soil.Cover the container having cuttings with plastic bag and keep soil moist. Jasminum Auriculatum can be grown from seeds too. Seeds can be collected from existing plant itself once pods dry on plant.
|Full sun, Partial sun.||Well-drained soil||Keep soil moist throughout the growing season.||Jui like other Jasminum (i.e. Mogra , Chameli ) like warm conditions. It grows best in full sun exposure. 4-6 hrs of sum exposure is good for Juiâ€™s good show of growth. Partial shade will work too.||Use any organic fertilizer.|
- Jasmine plants can be affected by pests like aphids, caterpillar, spider mites, etc. and fungus disease.
- To avoid these problems,always water your Spanish jasmine properly without wetting the leaves and Ensure that the vine receives sunlight for 4-5 hours daily.
Special features: Jasminum Auriculatum are very fragrant, the blooms send their fragrances in early mornings and evenings, not only in the garden but far away to neighbors area. This is one of the most cultivated types of jasmine
Culinary use: NA
Ornamental use: Garden Uses : South of USDA Zone 9, this plant is usually grown in containers that are overwintered indoors.
Medicinal use: Na