Taxon: Jasminum fluminense Vell.

Genus: Jasminum
Section: Trifoliolata
Family: Oleaceae
Tribe: Jasmineae
Nomen number: 312794
Place of publication: Fl. flumin. 10. 1829 ("1825"); icon. 1:23. 1831 ("1827")
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 30-Sep-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 30-Sep-2011
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Invasive Pl Spec)
  • Weed: (fide Invasive Pl Spec)

Distributional Range:


  • Africa

    • East Tropical Africa: Kenya ; Tanzania ; Uganda
    • Northeast Tropical Africa: Eritrea ; Ethiopia ; Somalia ; Sudan
    • Northern Africa: Egypt
    • South Tropical Africa: Angola ; Malawi ; Mozambique ; Zambia ; Zimbabwe
    • Southern Africa: Botswana ; Namibia ; South Africa KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo, Mpumalanga; Swaziland
    • West Tropical Africa: Nigeria ; Sierra Leone
    • West-Central Tropical Africa: Sao Tome and Principe
    • Western Indian Ocean: Mauritius ; Seychelles
  • Asia-Temperate

    • Arabian Peninsula: Saudi Arabia ; Yemen

  • Naturalized

  • Northern America

    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States Florida
    • Southern Mexico: Mexico Tabasco
  • Pacific

    • North-Central Pacific: United States Hawaii
  • Southern America

    • Brazil: Brazil Rio de Janeiro
    • Caribbean: Anguilla ; Antigua and Barbuda ; Bahamas ; Cayman Islands ; Cuba ; Dominica ; Dominican Republic ; Guadeloupe ; Haiti ; Jamaica ; Martinique ; Netherlands Antilles ; Puerto Rico ; St. Lucia ; Virgin Islands (U.S.)
    • Central America: Belize ; Costa Rica ; El Salvador ; Honduras ; Nicaragua ; Panama

  • Cultivated


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