Raat Ki Rani, Raat Rani, Night Blooming Jasmine - Plant
Queen of Night or commonly known Raatrani, Raat ki Rani, Night Queen, night-blooming cestrum, Hasna Hena, lady of the night, queen of the night,
Common name: Night blooming jasmine,
Bloom time: aug. to oct
Height: (13 ft)
Difficulty level: easy to grow
Planting & Care
Queen of Night or our commonly known raat ki raani is a fragrant flowering bush. Commonly also known as Night blooming jasmine, night scented jessamine the cestrum nocturnum fowering bush can grow in all climates and is an evergreen flowering bush.
After hearing a lot of tales and folk lores about this heavenly fragrant plant the desire to plant this bush in my terrace garden was too strong and this time I decided to add this raat rani plant to my family of fragrant jasmines and champa flowering plants.
Sunlight: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Soil: well-drained soil
Temprature: 30 deg C
Fertilizer: Apply any organic fertilizer
- he raat ki rani grows best when trimmed and kept in the size and shape of a bush other wise it grows thin developing a long stem trailing like a climber and taking over the other pots.
- It look also good when the white flowers grow on the bush and the sight is wonderful to see the round shape of the raat ki rani bush laden with tiny tubular while flowers growing in bunches drooping down with its weight, and of course the heavenly fragrance.
- herbal medicine
- The plant is used for ornamental purpose.
for medicinal use, please consult appropriate doctor before use.