Jasminum officinale
Jasmine Jas"mine, n. [F. jasmin, Sp. jazmin, Ar. y[=a]sm[=i]n, Pers. y[=a]sm[=i]n; cf. It. gesmino, gelsomino. Cf. {Jessamine}.] (Bot.) A shrubby plant of the genus {Jasminum}, bearing flowers of a peculiarly fragrant odor. The {Jasminum officinale}, common in the south of Europe, bears white flowers. The Arabian jasmine is {Jasminum Sambac}, and, with {Jasminum angustifolia}, comes from the East Indies. The yellow false jasmine in the {Gelseminum sempervirens} (see {Gelsemium}). Several other plants are called jasmine in the West Indies, as species of {Calotropis} and {Faramea}. [Written also {jessamine}.] [1913 Webster]

{Cape jasmine}, or {Cape jessamine}, the {Gardenia florida}, a shrub with fragrant white flowers, a native of China, and hardy in the Southern United States. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Jasminum officinale — noun a climbing deciduous shrub with fragrant white or yellow or red flowers used in perfume and to flavor tea • Syn: ↑common jasmine, ↑true jasmine, ↑jessamine • Hypernyms: ↑jasmine …   Useful english dictionary

  • JASMINUM OFFICINALE L. - ЖАСМИН ЛЕКАРСТВЕННЫЙ — см. 764. Кустарник. J. officinale L. Ж. лекарственный Sp. pl. (1753) 7. Эф. масл. раст. 3 (1937) 136. Hegi V, 3 (1927) 1906, 1907. Горяев (1952) 224. Дер. и куст. 5 (1960) 491. S y n. J. vulgatius Lam.; J. viminale Salisb.; J. affine Lindl.; J.… …   Справочник растений

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  • Jasminum officinale L. var. grandiflorum (L.) L.H. Bailey — Symbol JAOF Synonym Symbol JAOFG Botanical Family Oleaceae …   Scientific plant list

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