Have you ever stumbled upon a tree that made you stop and stare?
A tree that seemed to possess a beauty so rare that it made you question whether it was real or a figment of your imagination.
If so, then you may have encountered the wondrous Parijat tree, also known as the Night-Flowering Jasmine.
Night Flowering Jasmine, Harshringar or Parijat is West Bengal state flower. It produces adorable and sweetly fragrant flowers which open at night.
Parijat is one of the beautiful and mysterious plants whose flowers fall on the ground after blooming. The flowers bloom at night and drop down from the branches at the first rays of light. These fragrant flowers spread fragrance in the surrounding area with an intensely sweet floral aroma.
What makes it special:
- Pleasant fragrant flowering plant.
- One of the best attractive flowering plants.
- Perfect plant for outdoor garden and sunny balcony.
- One of the night-blooming flowering plant.
Parijat belongs to the Oleaceae family. also called as night-flowering jasmine and Coral Jasmine worldwide. Flowers have four to eight petals arranged above a vibrant orange tube in a pinwheel pattern. The tree is sometimes called the tree of sorrow because the flowers lose their brightness during daytime.
These flowers blossom between August to December. Beautiful and mysterious plants whose flowers fall on the ground after blooming.
||19 inch (48 cm)
||6 inch (15 cm)
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
||Parijat, Paarijaata, Night-flowering Jasmine, Coral Jasmine.
|Maximum Reachable Height
||Up to 10 meters
||August to December.
Planting and care
More than 6 hours of sunlight or 3-6 hours of sunlight with natural bright light for rest of the day.
The soil should be well drained and fertile, rich in organic content.
- Poke your finger/plain small stick into the soil to check the moisture.
- Apply 4 cup