Creating a Night Fragrance Garden

conjuay(9B)April 14, 2010

I am looking for a list of night bloomers with lots of fragrance! Tropical or temperate, doesn't matter.

Presently we have night blooming jasmine, confederate jasmine, ligustrum and citrus.

Any thoughts?

Thnx,

Mike

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
jeff_al

nicotiana, four o'clocks, gardenia, moonflower vine.

    Bookmark   April 15, 2010 at 12:23PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
kasiec

Brugmansia emits really nice scent in the evening.

Kasie

    Bookmark   April 17, 2010 at 1:48AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
conjuay(9B)

Okay, we do have gardenia, and the brugmansia MIGHT come back; -we've had a horrible winter... I've started some moonflowers. So, some four o'clocks and some nicotiana.

That shouldn't be too difficult!
Thanks, everyone.

    Bookmark   April 17, 2010 at 9:52AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
Taylorweihe1

I know this is an old post, but Brunfelsia Americana has an amazing night time fragrance. Kind of a spicy vanilla.

    Bookmark   March 28, 2012 at 3:50AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
bellegallica_zone9(9)

Definitely get one of the Sambac varieties of jasmine. 'Maid of Orleans' is a good one to start with. Give it good light and regular feeding and it will grow vigorously and bloom often. The scent is amazing.

'Maid of Orleans' will even bloom regularly indoors if given a bright window.

    Bookmark   March 30, 2012 at 11:51PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Help badly timed pruning.
Help! The Neighbour has SEVERLY 'pruned' a jasmine...
logo
Blooming in February! We are late!!!
It is almost spring, why hasn't a thread on Blooming...
rubyjchang
I'm looking for Aglaia odorata or Chloranthus spicatus.
Hi, I live in Poland and I'm looking for Aglaia odorata...
8hydroxyquinoline
Blooming in March!
Osmanthus fragrans decided to show off a few blooms...
true_blue (MTL CAN Z4)
Petunia 'Cottage Queen'
Has anyone ever sniffed this petunia? I noticed it...
Robert (zone 7a, Oklahoma)
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™