Gelsemium sempervirens (hardy) 'Margarita'
Yellow Jessamine is is the South Carolina state flower and is a useful evergreen vine with fragrant yellow flowers. This selection from northern Georgia was named 'Margarita' by Gene Cline a true native plant pioneer. It has proven hardy and has grown well as far north as Washington, DC. Carolina Jessamine is tolerant of various soils and sites but is best in a sunny location with minimal competition. A great vine for fence or trellis.
USDA Hardiness Zone 7-9
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