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 Indochina, Malesia, Madagascar, Central America, Caribbean. The national flower of Indonesia


Common names
Name Language
Arabian jasmine English
sambac jasmine English
arabischer Jasmin German
nachtsblühender Jasmin German
jasmin d'Arabie French
jasmín de Arabia Spanish
jazmín de Arabia Spanish
melatti Dutch
jasmim-de-arábia Portuguese
matsurika Japanese
môrinka Japanese
マツリカ Japanese
モウリンカ Japanese
mò lì huā Chinese
茉莉花 Chinese
motiya Hindi
मोतिया Hindi