Jasminum mesnyi 'Gold Tip'
Jasminum mesnyi 'Gold Tip' (primrose jasmine, Japanese jasmine) has greenish yellow to yellow evergreen (semi evergreen) leaves with brilliant yellow flowers in the spring. Jasminum mesnyi 'Gold Tip' is a fast growing, semi climbing, shrub that is great as a tall growing ground cover and excellent for erosion control (it roots where branches touch the ground). Jasminum mesnyi 'Gold Tip' has variegated bright yellow foliage if grown in full sun and masses of fragrant, brilliant yellow, flowers in early spring. Jasminum mesnyi 'Gold Tip' tolerates a wide range of conditions but is best in average soil that is not overly dry. Jasminum mesnyi 'Gold Tip' will make a stunning, bold statement in areas that you need bright color and large, spreading plants.
- HARDINESS: zones (7)8-9
- EXPOSURE: part shade, sun
- SIZE: 6-10' can be pruned smaller
- SHIPPING SIZE: 1/2 gallon pot . 15-18" plants. See last photo for example.