EPPO Global Database

Jasminum sambac(IASSA)

Overview
Last modification: 2000-06-07

Basic information
  • EPPO code: IASSA
  • Preferred name: Jasminum sambac
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Aiton

Notes

Himalayas, India. Widely cultivated as an ornamental flowering shrub. Introduced in southeast Asia, Madagascar, Central America, Caribbean. The national flower of Indonesia


Common names
Name Language
Arabian jasmine English
nachtsblühender Jasmin German
melatti Dutch
jasmim-de-arábia Portuguese
マツリカ Japanese
モウリンカ Japanese
matsurika Japanese
môrinka Japanese
mò lì huā Chinese
茉莉花 Chinese
motiya Hindi
मोतिया Hindi