Manipur Forest Flora
A Comprehensive Database of Ligneous Plants of Manipur (India)
Designed & Developed by Forest Research Institute, Dehradun

Complete Taxonomic details of Species:  Jasminum multiflorum (Burm.f.) Andrews

Family: Oleaceae Genus: Jasminum Species:  Jasminum multiflorum (Burm.f.) Andrews






Synonym Jasminum pubescens Flower Color White
Common Name Flower Type Solitary
English / Trade Name Star Jasmine, Downy Jasmine, Indian Jasmine Flowering Period July-Sept
Vernacular /Local Name Kundo Fruiting Period Jan-March
Altitude Up to about 1300 m Fruit Type Berry
Habit Shrub Fruit Details Fruit turns black when ripe
Habitat Occurs in moist deciduous to evergreen forests also planted Bark Type Smooth
Distribution India, Nepal, Bhutan, Laos, Burma, Thailand and Vietnam Bark Details Bark of young growth green and smooth becoming streaked with grey
Distribution in manipur Origin Native
    Leaf Type Simple
    Leaf Arrangement Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
    Leaf Shape Ovate
Description of Species Freely spreading shrub with downy cordate leaves and clusters of intensely sweet scented white starlike flowers at tips and along the stems, can be thought of as an evergreen, branching vine that can be trained as a shrub, or as a spreading, vine-like shrub. It usually appears as an open, spreading, weeping mound, 5-10' tall and just as wide Leaf Details The leaves are ovate and rounded at the base, up to 2 in long, and opposite each other on the stem

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details

No Specimen Found