Gelsemium sempervirens

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Scientific Name Gelsemium sempervirens USDA PLANTS Symbol
Common Name Carolina Jessamine, Evening Trumpetflower ITIS Taxonomic Serial No.
Family Loganiaceae (Logania) Wildflower Center Ref.
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Description Twining, evergreen vine, 10-20 feet long; dark-green foliage develops a slight yellow or purple cast in winter; clusters of very fragrant, yellow, trumpet-shaped flowers; fruit is a 1-1/2 inch long capsule. Descr. excerpt from Texas Status

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