Genus:
Jasminum L.

Jasminum grandiflorum L.

This species is accepted, and its native range is Eritrea to Rwanda, Arabian Peninsula, Pakistan to S. Central China. It is has environmental uses, as a medicine and for food.

[UPFC]
Distribution
Biogeografic region: Amazonia, Andean. Elevation range: 100–2620 m a.s.l. Cultivated in Colombia. Colombian departments: Amazonas, Antioquia, Bogotá DC, Cundinamarca.
Habit
Climbing.
Ecology
Habitat according IUCN Habitats Classification: shrubland, artificial - terrestrial.

[CPLC]

Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

Distribution
Cultivada en Colombia; Alt. 100 - 2620 m.; Amazonia, Andes.
Morphology General Habit
Trepadora

[FSOM]

M. Thulin et al. Flora of Somalia, Vol. 1-4 [updated 2008] https://plants.jstor.org/collection/FLOS

Morphology General Habit
Shrub, up to several m tall, often scandent; young stems glabrous to finely hairy
Morphology Leaves
Leaves opposite, 3–11-foliolate, glabrous or sometimes finely hairy; petiole 5–20 mm long; lateral leaflets ovate-elliptic, (0.5–)1.5–2(–3.5) x (0.3–)0.6–1.2(–2) cm, rounded to cuneate at the base, acute to rounded at the apex, the terminal leaflet ovate to lanceolate, (1–)1.5–3(–5) x (0.4–)0.7–1.8(–2.2) cm, attenuate to cuneate at the base, acute, acuminate or rounded at the apex, without acarodomatia
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Flowers in (3–)5–many-flowered cymes; pedicels 3–20 mm long
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Calyx glabrous; tube 1.5–2 mm long; lobes 5, 3–8(–10) mm long, filiform
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla white, usually tinged with red outside; tube 15–22 mm long; lobes 4–6, 8–17 mm long, lanceolate to ovate, acute to rounded and apiculate at the apex
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Androecium Stamens
Stamens inserted in the middle of the corolla-tube; anthers 5–5.5 mm long
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Fruit with lobes c. 10 mm long when dry, ellipsoid.

[UPFC]
Use Environmental
Environmental uses.
Use Food
Used for food.
Use Materials
Used as material.
Use Medicines
Medical uses.

Native to:

Bangladesh, China South-Central, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Nepal, Oman, Pakistan, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan, Uganda, West Himalaya

Introduced into:

Belize, Bolivia, Cook Is., Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guatemala, Guinea, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Jawa, Leeward Is., Maldives, Marianas, Mauritius, Mexico Southeast, Nicaragua, Panamá, Puerto Rico, Réunion, Trinidad-Tobago, Windward Is.

Jasminum grandiflorum L. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
s.coll. [Cat. no. 2885] K001118120 Yes
Spruce, R. [s.n.], Ecuador K001212380 Yes
Blinkworth, R. [Cat. no. 2885], India K001118124 Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 2885], Nepal K001118123 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 2885] K001118121 Yes
Saint-Hilaire, A.F.C.P. [204], Brazil K001212383 Yes
Philcox, D. [4456], Brazil K001212382 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 2885] K001118119 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 2885] K001118118 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 2885] K001118122 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 2885] K001118125 Yes

First published in Sp. Pl. ed. 2: 9 (1762)

Accepted by

  • Baksh-Comeau, Y., Maharaj, S.S., Adams, C.D., Harris, S.A., Filer, D.L. & Hawthorne, W.D. (2016). An annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Trinidad and Tobago with analysis of vegetation types and botanical 'hotspots' Phytotaxa 250: 1-431.
  • Davidse, G. & al. (eds.) (2009). Flora Mesoamericana 4(1): 1-855. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, D.F.
  • Dobignard, A. & Chatelain, C. (2013). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du nord 5: 1-451. Éditions des conservatoire et jardin botaniques, Genève.
  • Green, P. & Miller, D. (2009). The genus Jasminum in cultivation: 1-150. Kew Publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Green, P.S. (2006). World Checklist of Oleaceae Manuscript Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Jørgensen, P.M., Nee, M.H. & Beck., S.G. (eds.) (2013). Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Bolivia Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 127: 1-1741. Missouri Botanical Garden.
  • Lisowski, S. (2009). Flore (Angiospermes) de la République de Guinée Scripta Botanica Belgica 41: 1-517.
  • Sarder, N.U. & Hassan, M.A. (eds.) (2018). Vascular flora of Chittagong and the Chittagong Hill Tracts 3: 1-978. Bangladesh National Herbarium, Dhaka.

Literature

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

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Kew Backbone Distributions

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Flora of Somalia

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    ColPlantA 2021. Published on the Internet at http://colplanta.org
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    Flora of Somalia
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  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

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