Jasmine Doesn't Bloom - Knowledgebase Question

Tronto, AB
October 22, 2000
How can I encourage my jasmine to bloom. I have a healthy plant, giving it good nutrition and enough light.

Answer from NGA
October 22, 2000


Jasmines are generally cyclical bloomers and some varieties bloom more often than others. In other words, they won't bloom all of the time no matter what you do. To encourage blooms, keep the plant growing vigorously, and do not give it excess nitrogen fertilizer (which promotes foliage over bloom). You may want to scratch bone meal into the soil around the plant. Bone meal is a source of phosphorous, which promotes bloom. I hope this helps!

You must be signed in before you can post questions or answers. Click here to join!

« Return to the Garden Knowledgebase Homepage

Member Login:



[ Join now ]

Today's site banner is by plantmanager and is called "Adenium Obesum"