Carolina Jessamine

Carolina Jessamine fence resized 326Carolina Jessamine blooms resized 326
describe the image

Tulsa Landscape Plant Data Sheet


Carolina Jessamine

Botanical Pronunciation:   Gelsemium sempervirens

jel-SEM-ee-um   sem-per-VY-renz

Plant type:  Vine

Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen

Cold hardiness:  Zones 5-9

Light needs:  Full sun to light shade

Water needs:  Moist soils

Size:  6-8 wide  up to 20 feet tall

Growth rate:  moderate

Culture:    Most soil types

Flower attributes:  Small five petal- prolific

Flower color:  Yellow

Blooms:  Usually spring

Foliage color:  Green

TLI recommendations:  Great plant that overtakes fencing.  Good for screening.  Loves the heat.

Right Place. Right Plant.

describe the image

Ask the Pro?


I'm looking for...


Click to ask a question or make a comment!