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Parijat Tree, Parijatak, Night Flowering Jasmine - Plant

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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.
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About Parijat Tree

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

Plant Specifications

Plant Height19 inch (48 cm)
Plant Spread 6 inch (15 cm)
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
Common Name Parijat, Paarijaata, Night-flowering Jasmine, Coral Jasmine.
Maximum Reachable Height Up to 10 meters
Flower Colour White.
Bloom Time August to December.
Difficulty Level Easy.

Planting and care


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Sunlight

  • More than 6 hours of sunlight or 3-6 hours of sunlight with 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 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 especially when pot does not have drainage holes.
  • Avoid applying water on flowers and leaves it may cause fungus infection.
  • Parijat Tree 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 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 More than 6 hours of sunlight or 3-6 hours of sunlight with natural bright light for 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-drained and fertile, rich in organic content.
    Temperature 16 to 32 Degree Celsius
    Fertilizer Apply organic fertilizer once a month.

    Parijat Tree special feature

    Beautiful fragrant flowers.

    Parijat Tree uses

    Ornamental Use:

    • The plant is used for ornamental purposes

    Frequently Asked Questions

    How to grow Parijat plant?

    Parijat plant is propagated by seed and cuttings. Consider the following points. 1. Sunlight- More than 6 hours of 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 ( approx 200 ml). 4. Fertilizer - Apply any organic fertilizer during the main growing season (June-July). Note - For further details check the product description on nurserylive.com

    How to grow Parijat from seed?

    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 week. 5. Once the plant is overgrown in current pot, plant it in field. Note - For further details check the product description on nurserylive.com

    How to grow Parijat from cuttings?

    1. To propagate parijat take pencil size cutting of well mature stem to a length of 16-18 cm and remove any flowers, leaves from it. 2. Then dip bottom of the cutting in rooting hormone, and Place the 3/4 portion cutting into a small container with well-draining soil and water the plant. 3. Rooting will start within 1-2 week.

    What is Parijat tree in hindi called?

    Parijat tree in hindi called as Harsingar.

    What is Parijat plant?

    Nyctanthes arbortristis popularly known as Parijataka, Night Jasmine or Harsinghar is flowering small tree in ‎Oleaceae family.

    Does Parijat flower?

    Yes, Parijat is a small flowering tree and flowers throughout the year.

    Can Parijat be grown in a pot?

    Yes, you can grow Parijat in the pot having 7-10 inch upper diameter and drainage holes.

    How to use Parijat leaves?

    New leaves of Parijat plant are used in cooking for different recipe mainly in curry recipe to give it a distinct bitterness. Note- Please consult your health advisor before application or consuming of plants or plant parts.

    What is Parijat flower called in english?

    Parijat flower called in english as Nyctanthes.

    Where to plant Parijatham?

    To grow Parijat plant at your home consider the following points. 1. Sunlight- At least 4-6 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 (June-July). Note - For further details check the product description on nurserylive.com

    Do Parijat leaves cure arthritis?

    Yes, Parijat is used to cure arthritis and also used in the various Ayurvedic system of medicine. Note- Please consult your health advisor before application or consuming of plants or plant parts.

    When does Parijat flower?

    Parijat can be bloom throughout the year but heavily in the summer season (March-May).

    How tall does Parijat grow?

    Parijat grow up to 10 meter tall with proper care and management.

    Does Parijat attract snakes?

    No, Parijat plant does not attract snakes

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    QUESTIONS & ANSWERS

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    • We live in the hills in uttarakhand in Ranikhet, can we grow parijat plant here... We have harsh winters with lot of frost?

      Yes you can grow Parijat at your location just protect it during the winter season by keeping it in a warmer place

    • Wanted to buy this for our balcony. It is quite lighted and sunny. How should it be potted? Can it be potted

      For more details about repotting and transplanting visit to below mentioned link
      https://wiki.nurserylive.com/t/how-to-repot-a-plant-precautions-tips/4015

    • I live in a apartment. Can I grow this in my balcony? Since I have seen parijat grow into a big tree.

      The plant can be grown in big size pots for few years in a balcony receiving direct sunlight. However, finally, it has to be planted in the ground.

    • How tall is the plant that you people are delivering

      We will deliver the 1.5 ft tall plant

    • Is parijat suitable for delhi weather and can you recommend more flowering plants for delhi weather

      Yes you can grow Parijat in Delhi also, along with this you can grow Mogra, Hibiscus, Allamanda, Rose, Adenium, Ixora, Kaner etc.

      For more details click on the below link

      https://nurserylive.com/collections/plants

    • Hi can i plant it in a pot as i live in a flat in mumbai

      Yes, you can plant it in a pot and keep it in your gallery where it will get 4 hrs of direct bright sunlight.

    • How big a pot is req to grow this in a pot. I want a plantv with big flower potential and not miniature one. Can you supply one.

      You can use initially 10 inches pot to grow the Parijat plant and later on you can transfer it to a bigger pot.

      We will deliver the plant with approx 2 feet tall.

    • Flowering season? What manure need to add?

      Parijat can be bloom throughout the year but heavily in the summer season (March-May).

      You can use Manures like

      G5 (Patented Bio-organic Granules, 500 g)
      https://nurserylive.com/en/plant-fertilizers/g5-patented-bio-organic-granules-500-g

      Jeevamrut (Plant Growth Tonic) - 250 ml
      https://nurserylive.com/en/plant-fertilizers/jeevamrut-plant-growth-tonic-250-ml-plants-in-india

      Garden Green (All-Purpose Organic Manure, 1 kg )
      https://nurserylive.com/en/plant-fertilizers/garden-green-all-purpose-organic-manure-1-kg

    • When will it start flowering from the stage that the plant will be when u send to me. Thanks

      The plant may start flowering at 2-4 years age but it depends on growing and caring conditions.

    • Is the plant grafted? How many days will it take to bloom? Looks like a very small plant. Pls clarify.

      This is not a grafted plant. The plant may start flowering at 2-4 years age but it depends on growing conditions.

    • Is it a Baby plant or a full grown up tree or just a fresh cutting or grafted? Please clearif

      It is a plant grown through stem cuttings and the approx. dimensions of plant at the time of shipping will be, height: 18 inch, Spread: 6 inch.

    • Can we grow this in a pot?

      Yes you can grow this plant in the pot