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Description

Flowers make intimate connections they increase our connectivity with family and friends. Mogra plant is famously known as Jasmine flower, it is one of the most beautiful and fragrant among all flowering plants in Asia.

    What makes it special:
  • One of the popular fragrant flowering plant.
  • Provide year-round flowering.
  • Very easy to grow and care.
  • Perfect plant for outdoor garden and sunny balcony.
Sr Item name
1 Jasminum sambac, Mogra, Arabian Jasmine - Plant
2 5 inch (13 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)

Note: This product does not have the flowers at the time of shipping. Afterward, the plant will bloom and it could be of a white-colored flower.Jasminum sambac belongs to the family Oleaceae. The Jasminum sambac bears white flowers and is an evergreen shrub with dark green foliage.

Jasminum sambac is a small shrub or vine growing up to 3 meters in height. It is widely cultivated for its attractive and sweetly fragrant flowers. The flowers are also used for perfumes and for making herbal tea.

Plant Specifications

Plant Height 12 inch (30 cm)
Plant Spread 8 inch (20 cm)
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
Common Name Arabian jasmine, Mogara, Sambac jasmine, Mogro, Moghra, Mogare, Kabok lei etc.
Maximum Reachable Height Up to 3 meters.
Flower Colour White.
Bloom Time Year-round.
Difficulty Level Easy

Planting and care


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Light Requirement

  • 3-6 hours of sunlight a day is ideal for flowering and plant will grow well in natural bright light .
  • Soil
  • The soil should be well drained and rich in organic content for Mogra plant.
  • Watering
  • Poke your finger/plain small stick into the soil to check the moisture.
  • Apply 3 cup (Approx. 150 ml) water when the top soil (1-2 inch) in pot feels dry to touch.
  • Apply water preferably in morning or evening.
  • Do not overwater the plant.
  • As a rule of thumb, water the plant thoroughly in the summer and reduce watering in winter and rainy season.
  • Application of Fertilizer
  • Before the application of fertilizer loosen the topsoil without disturbing the roots of the plant so it can uptake the nutrients and moisture.
  • During the main growing season (Feb to March, July to Sep) feed the plant with organic fertilizer once a month.
  • Apply water immediately after application of fertilizer.
  • Plant Protection
  • Remove dead, infected or damaged plant parts and discard them away from the plants.
  • For any insect attack or disease, you can use Neem oil, Eucalyptus oil or Citrus oil spray for primary treatment.

  • Donts
  • Do not over water the plant.
  • Avoid applying water on flowers and leaves it may cause fungus infection.
  • Jasminum sambac care

    Initial care for 1-2 weeks after receiving plant at your location:

  • Keep the plant in Natural indirect bright Light.
  • Poke your finger/plain small stick into the soil to check the moisture.
  • Apply 3 cup (Approx. 150 ml) water when top soil (1-2 inches) feels dry to touch.
  • Do not re-pot for min. 2 weeks after receiving it.

  • Key requirements to keep plant healthy:
    Sunlight Natural indirect bright light with 3-6 hours of sunlight a day.
    Watering Apply 3 cup (Approx. 150 ml) water when top soil (1-2 inches) feels dry to touch.
    Soil Soil should be well drained, fertile and rich in organic content.
    Temperature 16 to 35 degree Celsius.
    Fertilizer Apply organic fertilizer once a month.

    Jasminum sambac special feature

    Plant is known for its heavenly fragrance especially in the evenings as the flowers open after sunset.

    Jasminum sambac uses

    Ornamental Use:

    • Making garlands or hair decoration etc

    Medicinal Use:

    • It is considered to be an apt and biological cure for jaundice and other venereal diseases
    • The flower buds help in the treatment of ulcers, vesicles, boils, skin diseases and eye disorders
    • The leaves extract against breast tumors
    • Drinking Jasmine tea regularly helps in curing cancer
    • Its oil is very effective in calming and relaxing
    • Note: The following information is general guidelines
    • Be sure to ask your healthcare provider for guidelines
    • Note: The following information is general guidelines, consult your healthcare adviser before consumption or application of plant and plant parts for medicinal purpose

    It contains

    SrItem name
    1Jasminum sambac, Mogra, Arabian Jasmine - Plant
    25 inch (13 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)

    Frequently Asked Questions

    How much sunlight does Mogra plant need?

    More than 6 hours of direct bright sunlight is required for better growth and development of Mogra plant.

    How to prune Mogra plant?

    Mogra plant is pruned mainly in November by removing diseased, dried and old non flowering branches to promote new shoots and to increase number of flowers.

    How to grow Mogra plant from seeds?

    Growing Mogra plant from seed is time consuming and require seed soaking to germinate. To grow plant through seed consider the following points 1. Use a pot having 7-10 inch upper diameter and drainage holes. 2. Fill the pot with well drained soil. To sow seeds make a hole about 1/2 inch in soil, place seeds in it, cover with soil and apply water. 3. Maintain the moisture in soil by applying water if soil in pot (1-2 inch) feels dry to touch. 4. Keep the pot at a location receiving indirect bright light. Seeds will germinate within a 5-6 week. Note - For further details check the product description on nurserylive.com

    How to grow Mogra plant faster?

    To grow Mogra plant faster consider the following points. 1. Sunlight- More than 6 hours of natural direct bright sunlight is required. 2. Soil- Soil or potting mixture should be well drained, fertile and nutrient rich. 3. Water- Water the plant when 1-2 inch surface soil layer feels dry to touch. 4. Fertilizer - Apply any organic fertilizer during the main growing season (Nov-Dec). Note - For further details check the product description on nurserylive.com

    Does Mogra plant attract snakes?

    Mogra plant does not attract snakes, Snakes are attracted towards rodents which are sheltered in any full grown plant species.

    Is Mogra plant good for home?

    Yes, Mogra plant is best flowering plant for home due to its pleasant fragrance which spreads happiness in home.

    Is Mogra an indoor plant?

    No, Mogra plant require more than 6 hours of direct bright sunlight for better growth and development. However, some indoor spots like windowsills can be used to grow Mogra plant if light requirements are met.

    How much water does Mogra plant need?

    Mogra plant need more water at the time of flower initiation, apply water by checking moisture in soil, if 1-2 inch layer of soil feels dry to touch water the plant.Note - For further details check the product description on nurserylive.com

    How to care Mogra plant?

    The important points to care Mogra plant 1. Provide 6 hours of direct bright sunlight. 2. Apply any organic fertilizer for slow nutrient supply (Nov-Dec). 3. Water the plant when 1-2 inch surface soil layer feels dry to touch. 4. Timely prune the plant by removing diseased, dried and old non flowering branches.

    How to make Mogra plant bloom?

    To make Mogra plant bloom consider the following point 1. Sunlight- More than 6 hours of natural direct bright sunlight is required. 2. Soil- Soil or potting mixture should be well drained, fertile and nutrient rich. 3. Water- Water the plant when 1-2 inch surface soil layer feels dry to touch and avoid over watering. 4. Fertilizer - Apply any organic fertilizer during the main growing season (Nov-Dec). Note - For further details check the product description on nurserylive.com

    Why is my Mogra plant not flowering?

    The most general reasons for non flowering Mogra plant are as follows. 1. Lack of proper nutrient (mainly Phosphorus). 2. Improper water and sunlight availability. 3. Less number of current season growing shoots.

    How to grow Mogra plant at home?

    Mogra Plant is grown by seed, cuttings and layering. Consider the following points to grow plant. 1. Sunlight- More than 6 hours of natural direct bright sunlight is required. 2. Soil- Soil should be well drained, fertile and nutrient rich. 3. Water- Water the plant when 1-2 inch surface soil layer feels dry to touch. 4. Fertilizer - Apply any organic fertilizer during the main growing season (Nov-Dec). Note - For further details check the product description on nurserylive.com

    How to propagate Mogra plant?

    Easy and quick method of Propagating Mogra plant is by using cuttings and layering of well established plant.

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