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Margarita Gelsemium

Gelsemium sempervirens Margarita
SKU: HC017440
per Plant - 5" Deep Pot
No longer available this season.
‘Margarita’ Carolina Jessamine (Gelsemium sempervirens) will find its way into your heart with golden yellow, sweetly fragrant trumpet flowers that bloom from spring to early summer. Growing up to 12 feet, this tidy semi-evergreen vine is perfect near an entrance, or trailing along a fence or trellis where you and the hummingbirds can enjoy it. ‘Margarita’ is unique among Gelsemium as it is surprisingly cold hardy, allowing those in colder zones to experience its lovely flowers.
key features
Botanical Name
Gelsemium sempervirens Margarita
Native, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Deer Resistant, Easy To Grow
Growing Zones
Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8, Zone 9
Light Requirements
Full Sun, Morning Sun & Afternoon Shade
Soil Moisture
Waterwise, Average
Water Tolerance
Mature Height
96-144" (8-12' tall)
Mature Spread
12-60" (1-5' wide)
Bloom Time
Late spring to early summer
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