1. Family: Oleaceae Hoffmanns. & Link
    1. Genus: Jasminum L.
      1. Jasminum obtusifolium Baker

        This species is accepted, and its native range is W. Tropical Africa.

    [FWTA]

    Oleaceae, P. S. Green. Flora of West Tropical Africa 2. 1963

    Habit
    A scandent shrub reaching to 25 ft. in trees
    Flowers
    Flowers white or cream, fragrant.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Burkina, Ghana, Mali, Niger, Nigeria

    Jasminum obtusifolium Baker appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Barter [13301], Nigeria K000233164
    Barter [3435], Nigeria K000233166 Unknown type material
    Kentish-Rankin, L. [s.n.], Nigeria K000233165

    First published in Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1895: 93 (1895)

    Accepted by

    • Green, P.S. (2006). World Checklist of Oleaceae Manuscript Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • Chev. Bot. 398.
    • F.T.A. 4, 1: 4
    • in Kew Bull. 1895: 93

    Sources

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    Flora of West Tropical Africa
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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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