We shall only discuss the best known and most hardy species – a deciduous climbing shrub whichin the middle of winter.
Against sunny or partially shaded house walls, preferably close to a window, in order to have a good view of the little flowers. If possible protect against frost and strong wind. The twigs should be tied in here and there.
Against house walls the soil is usually very sandy and should first be improved.
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Jasminum nudiflorum, winter jasmine: The flowers appear on leafless twigs. Height to 3 m, pale-green branches; fragrant yellow flowers from early winter onwards, provided it does not freeze too hard. Twigs cut in bud will open in a vase indoors and will keep fairly well.