Trachelospermum jasminoides 'Variegatum'. Click image to learn more, add to your lists and get care advice reminders each month. Other names: Variegated Confederate jasmine Genus: Trachelospermum Variety or cultivar: 'Variegatum' _ 'Variegatum' is an evergreen climber with oval, shiny leaves that have creamy-white margins and markings, taking on red tinges in winter. Scented, white flowers are produced in summer. This plant is tender, requiring overwintering indoors.
Trachelospermum asiaticum - quote "There can’t be many better evergreen ground cover plants than this woodland plant from East Asia. As long as it is watered it will grow quite happily in sun and shade. It makes dense mats of dark glossy green leaves and exquisite fragrant jasmine like flowers. It will grow happily under trees and shrubs as long as the shade isn’t too deep. 25cm x 70cm."
Trachelospermum asiaticum 'Golden Memories'. Click image to learn more, add to your lists and get care advice reminders each month. Other names: Asiatic jasmine 'Golden Memories', Fragrant jasmine 'Golden Memories' Genus: Trachelospermum Variety or cultivar: 'Golden Memories' _ 'Golden Memories' is an evergreen, twining climber with golden, glossy leaves and fragrant, cream flowers in summer that fade to yellow.
Asian jasmine (Trachelospermum asiaticum) has been a popular evergreen ground cover in the South for years, and when we say weed smothering, we mean it with this one. It's for those who want a very low, very dense hedge. If you're in the market for that with a little added pizzazz, check out these fabulous variegated cultivars: 'Gold Brocade' (shown here)
White garden: Trachelospermum jasminoides