USDA ARS United States Department of Agriculture
Agricultural Research Service, Beltsville Area

Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN)

  GRIN Taxonomy for Plants
Jump to common names  Jump to economic impacts  Jump to distribution  Jump to references  Jump to links to other online resources  Jump to images

***Please tell us why you value GRIN Taxonomy***

Taxon: Trachelospermum jasminoides (Lindl.) Lem.

Genus: Trachelospermum
Family: Apocynaceae subfamily: Apocynoideae tribe: Apocyneae
Nomen number: 36784
Place of publication: Jard. fleur. 1: t. 61. 1851
Name verified on: 23-Jan-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 23-Jan-2012
No species priority site assigned.


Common names:

  • Chinese star-jessamine   (Source: Trop Flow Pl ) – English
  • Confederate-jessamine   (Source: Trop Flow Pl ) – English
  • star-jasmine   (Source: Zander Ency ) – English
  • luo shi   (Source: F ChinaEng ) – Transcribed Chinese
  • chinesischer Sternjasmin   (Source: Zander Ency ) – German
  • ke-teikakazura   (Source: F Japan ) – Japanese Rōmaji
  • stjärnjasmin   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

    China: China - Anhui, Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Henan, Hunan, Jiangsu, Jiangxi, Shandong, Shanxi, Xizang, Yunnan
    Eastern Asia: Japan - Honshu [w.], Kyushu, Shikoku; Korea; Taiwan
    Indo-China: Vietnam

  • also cultivated



Check other web resources for Trachelospermum jasminoides (Lindl.) Lem.:

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.

Check other web resources for images:

  • Google Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

Abbreviations & symbols in GRIN Taxonomy

| USDA | ARS | GRIN | NPGS | New Search |

Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: (14 October 2015)

Please send us your comments

Close Window

Ctrl P to print