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Gelsemium sempervirens 'Pride of Augusta'
Carolina jessamine is a twining evergreen vine that is native from the southeastern United States to Mexico, and Central America. The cultivar 'Pride of Augusta' blooms in late winter into early spring and again in the fall with double, funnel-shaped, yellow flowers. Its dense twining stems are lined with shiny dark green leaves that may turn yellow to purple in fall.
Carolina jessamine ‘Pride of Augusta’ is a low-maintenance plant and is happiest in full to partial sun and slightly acidic, organic-rich soil that's well drained. It is slightly drought tolerant. This vine can be trained on a wall, trellis or arbor. Carolina jessamine also makes a splendid specimen for large conservatories.
There are potential health concerns regarding this plant. To learn more go to http://www.ces.ncsu.edu/depts/hort/consumer/poison/Gelsese.htm
9 - 1
7 - 9
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Full Sun, Partial Sun
12'-20' / 3.7m - 6.1m
Early Spring, Spring, Late Spring, Early Summer, Summer, Fall, Late Fall, Late Winter
Southeastern United States, Mexico, Central America
Drought Tolerant, Average Water
Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter
Yellow, Green, Bronze
Container, Groundcover, Hanging Basket, Rock Garden / Wall, Vine
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