Star Jasmine - Knowledgebase Question

Kent, WA
Question by mmccarty_980
January 27, 2005
I have used white wood shavings (animal bedding) to mulch our star jasmine for the winter. Will the star jasmine tolerate acid soil from the shavings?


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Answer from NGA
January 27, 2005

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Bedding typically does not contain urine which would be the major concern for your star jasmine. Trachelospermum (star jasmine) is relatively adaptable to most soil types, as long as the drainage is good, so I don't think the extra acidity in white pine shavings will make much difference to your plant.

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