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Creating a Night Fragrance Garden

Posted by conjuay 9B (My Page) on
Wed, Apr 14, 10 at 11:46

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


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RE: Creating a Night Fragrance Garden

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


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RE: Creating a Night Fragrance Garden

Brugmansia emits really nice scent in the evening.

Kasie


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RE: Creating a Night Fragrance Garden

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.


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RE: Creating a Night Fragrance Garden

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


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RE: Creating a Night Fragrance Garden

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.


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