Trachelospermum Jasminoides Star Of Toscana Selbra A very attractive evergreen climber, this yellow star jasmine (Trachelospermum Jasminoides ' Star of Toscana ' = ' Selbra ') blooms from summer through to autumn and has magnificent yellow flowers that smell wonderful. The leaves are a beautiful dark green so that the yellow flowers particularly stand out. This is a wonderful evergreen climber with clusters of light yellow star-shaped flowers with a lovely fragrance. The small dark green foliage can sometimes turn bronze for winter.
Height and Spread of Star Jasmine As a climbing plant, Star of Toscana Jasmine can reach impressive heights. If left unchecked, this beautiful climber can grow to be 8 to 12 metres high, with a spread of 2.5 to 4 metres.
How Hardy Is Star Jasmine Star of Toscana Jasmine is fully hardy in the United Kingdom and will thrive without requiring much fussing over. However, while frost hardy, this cultivar will appreciate shelter from cold and drying winter winds.
How To Use Star Jasmine From its gorgeous blooms to the opulent fragrance it will distribute throughout the garden, Star of Toscana Jasmine is ideal summer specimen plant. Grow it against a sunny wall as a cover, or as a backdrop to evergreen shrubs in your mixed border. Trachelospermum Jasminoides is also an ideal choice for hedging and screening. Of course, since this is a climbing plant, you can always grow it up a fence or trellis and it will perfume the air all summer long.
How To Care for Star Jasmine Star of Toscana Jasmine is easy to grow and care for. Trachelospermum Jasminoides likes full sun and any well-drained moist fertile soil. These undemanding climbers are generally disease-free and not many pests bother them. Make sure to choose a sheltered location for planting, as this plant does not fare well with cold winds or scorching sun.