Jasminum auriculatum is a species of Jasmine belong to the Oleaceae family. It is a stunning, small climbing bushy plant with simple ovate dark green small leaves and powdery satin white flowers.
The fragrant flowers also attract both hummingbirds and butterflies to your yard.
|Plant Spread ||5 inch (13 cm)|
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
|Common Name ||Jasmine Molle, Indian Jasmine, Juhi.|
|Maximum Reachable Height ||Up to 9 meters.|
|Flower Colour ||White |
|Bloom Time ||June to August|
|Difficulty Level ||Easy|
Planting and care
3-6 hrs of sunlight is ideal for flowering and plant can grow well in natural bright light for rest of the day. Soil The soil should be well drained and fertile, rich in organic content. Watering Poke your finger/plain small stick into the soil to check the moisture. Apply 4 cup (Approx. 200 ml) water when the top soil (1-2 inch) in pot feels dry to touch. Apply water probably morning or evening time. 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 May, 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. Don'ts Do not over water the plant especially when pot does not have drainage holes. Avoid applying water on flowers and leaves it may cause fungus infection. Avoid applying water on flowers and leaves it may cause fungus infection.
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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 4 cup (Approx. 200 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 ||3-6 hrs of direct sunlight and natural bright light for the rest of the day.|
|Watering ||Apply 4 cups (Approx. 200 ml) water when the topsoil (1-2 inch) in pot feels dry to touch.|
|Soil ||Soil should be well drain and fertile, rich in organic content.|
|Temperature ||18 to 30 degrees Celcius.|
|Fertilizer ||Apply any organic fertilizer.|
Juhi special feature
Jasminum auriculatum is fragrant and attractive powdery satin white flowers.
- Mainly used for ornamental purposes
Frequently Asked Questions
How to grow indian jasmine plant?
Sunlight Keep the plant outdoor in direct bright light. Soil The soil should be well-drained and fertile rich in organic content. Watering Poke your finger/plain small stick into the soil to check the moisture. Water when topsoil (1-2 inches) feels dry to touch. Water thoroughly in the summer and reduce watering in winter and rainy season. Application of Fertilizer During the main growing season feed the plant with organic fertilizer once a month. Loosen the topsoil without disturbing the roots of the plant so it can uptake the nutrients and moisture easily
How to prune indian jasmine plant?
Remove any dead, damaged or diseased stems. This will keep the vine looking neat and prevent the spread of disease. Remove tangled stems and old stems that no longer produce flowers. Keeping the vine free of masses of tangles improves the appearance and makes it easier to take care of the vine. If you encounter a difficult tangle, remove the stem in sections rather than trying to jerk it free. Remove stems that are growing away from the supporting structure. You can control the direction of new growth by pruning just above a leaf stem that is growing in the direction in which you want the vine to grow. Shorten stems to keep the vine within the bounds of the trellis or arbor
How to take care of indian jasmine plant?
Make sure your plant is getting enough amount of bright direct sunlight (5-6 hrs), No need to water it daily, water it when the upper layer of the soil feels dry to touch. avoid overwatering. so drainage is important to prevent rot. Check the drainage hole to allow excess water to escape. Protect your plant from a cold climate by keeping it in a mildly warm and dry location.
Feed it with any organic nitrogen-rich fertilizer once a month.
Saturday, 14 March 2020
Low maintenance perennial indoor potted plant
Friday, 28 February 2020
Very good plant, very impressive packing, 2-3 leaves were dried. But will give 5 star
Sunday, 23 February 2020
Easy plant to grow quickly and provide the rooms with a colourful leaf display
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