maid of orleans/arabian tea jasmine- does it ever set seed?

mersiepoo(6)August 7, 2011

I'm rooting a few cuttings for my one gardening friend, and I was wondering if anyone ever got seeds from their maid of orleans/arabian tea jasmine? I had set it outside while blooming to see if it would get pollinated, and no dice. Just wondering if anyone has had any luck, though it is very easy to root from cuttings!

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My belle of india is setting seeds. I haven't heard Jasminums setting seeds. surprisingly it is setting seeds.

    Bookmark   August 14, 2011 at 12:34PM
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Wow!! that is awesome. The seeds looks like pearls.


    Bookmark   August 14, 2011 at 11:24PM
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kemistry(8 - Oregon)

That is soooo interesting. Maybe you'll able to get a new variety with the seedlings :o)

    Bookmark   August 16, 2011 at 2:46AM
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Bunti, your plant is such a show off, lol! :D

    Bookmark   September 7, 2011 at 9:28AM
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My understanding is that MOO is a sterile clone -- every single plant in existence is cutting grown -- something to do with different clones having different length pistels that are mutually incompatible. I guess BOI is different enough to be fertile.

Congrats on the seeds!

    Bookmark   September 14, 2011 at 2:08PM
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seed pod on my MOO (13 July '11), it is now ripen and harvested, planing to sow shortly:

    Bookmark   September 28, 2011 at 7:59AM
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Has anyone rooted a Maid of Orleans from placing it in water? I have one that I would like to take a clipping from to try.

    Bookmark   June 9, 2014 at 11:28PM
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