Crape Jasmine is a common flowering, ornamental and medicinal plant of India and it is a shrub type of plant
In zones where it is not hardy it is grown as a house/glasshouse plant for its attractive flowers and foliage. The stem exudes a milky latex when broken
A big shrub with glossy leaves. This plant is drought resistant. flowering is very profuse. Some species can be used for decorative hedging.
About Tagar Plant
Tagar plant commonly called as pinwheel flower, crape jasmine, East India rosebay and Nero's crown. It is an evergreen shrub native to India and now cultivated throughout South East Asia and the warmer regions of continental Asia. It is botanically known as Tabernaemontana divaricata and includes some other species of the same genus.
Some of the Tagar plants are pretty shrubs with a double petal flowers reminiscent of gardenias. Fully grown plant look like rounded mounds of shiny green leaves. The shrubs flower in year around, offering generous amounts of white fragrant blossoms.
For growing Tagar plant, you can plant the shrubs in full sun or partial shade. It can be grown as hedge or as a pot plant. The flowers of tagar plant are use in pooja in North and South India. Tagar plant is also used for medicine. The milk of leaves of this plant uses for make medicine of wounds. The flowers of this plant is use to make eye drop and oil for skin disease.