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Bridal Wreath

Stephanotis floribunda

Also known as

Madagascar Jasmine, Floradora, Chaplet Flower, Jasmine, Clustered Waxflower, Waxflower, Wax Flower

Starr 080530-4660 Marsdenia floribunda by Forest & Kim Starr (CC BY 3.0)

Full Sun
Easy care
Moderate watering
Tender

12b

USDA zone

13°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

8m

Max

1.5m

4m

Min

1m

10 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has a strong fragrance

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A close up of a green Stephanotis floribunda plant with white flowers
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A close up of some white Stephanotis floribunda flowers
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Bridal Wreath Overview

Stephanotis floribunda is an evergreen climber from the Apocynaceae family, which can grows on average to around 3m in height and spread. Originating from Madagascar, this plant is commonly known by the names Madagascar Jasmine, Madagascar Chaplet Flower, Chaplet Flower and Clustered Waxflower, amongst others. This evergreen, twining climber is frequently chosen for growing indoors as a houseplant for its sweetly fragrant flowers. It produces shiny, dark-green elliptic leaves in pairs and clusters of tubular white flowers from spring-autumn. The flowers are often in clusters of about 4 blooms and can be followed by green fruits. This plant has earnt a Royal Horticultural Society Award of Garden Merit.

Common problems with Bridal Wreath

How to harvest Bridal Wreath

Generally not harvested

How to propagate Bridal Wreath

Seed

Sow in spring at 18C

Cuttings

Take semi hardwood cuttings in summer and provide bottom heat.

Special features of Bridal Wreath

Indoor plant

Attractive flowers

Other uses of Bridal Wreath

Conservatory, greenhouses, indoors, container

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