Star jasmine

  • Star jasmine


The dazzling star of Les Jardins de La Pascalinette ®

Star jasmine is an enchanting vine, conjuring up images of fragrant gardens and starry nights… Native to Asia, this gorgeous plant with its starry white flowers is appreciated for its beauty and captivating scent. You will of course find it in our gardens, basking in the exceptional vegetation forming the backdrop to our nature campsite.

But did you know that Star Jasmine has a very special place in the world’s history and culture? It is said that in ancient China, aristocratic women perfumed their hair with jasmine flowers to capture the attention of their suitors. Today, jasmine remains a symbol of beauty and love in many Asian cultures.

Symbolic and useful

In the language of flowers, Star jasmine is often associated with purity, grace and eternal love. It is frequently used to create flower arrangements and bridal bouquets for weddings, to symbolize romance and fidelity. But that’s not all. Star Jasmine has medicinal powers too!

In traditional Chinese medicine, its flowers are used to soothe the nervous system, relieve stress and promote restful sleep.

But we promise you won’t be needing anything like that during your holiday at our seaside campsite!


Latin name :Trachelospermum jasminoides
Family :Apocynaceae
Species :Jasminoides
Color :White, cream or yellow flowers
Origin :Asia
Foliage :Evergreen
Port :Climbing
Height :3,50 m
Flowering :June to August
Star jasmine

Did you know?

Jasmine essential oil is used as an antioxidant, anti-wrinkle treatment and antibacterial for acne.