The Solanum belongs to the Solanaceae family, also known as the nightshades. They are an economically important family of flowering plants and ranges from herbs to trees, and includes a number of important agricultural crops. The Solanum Jasminoides has white, clustered flowers that are nicely accented by the dark green leaves. It blooms easily from spring to early fall.
Where to place the Solanum Jasminoides
The Solanum Jasminoides loves a sunny but partly shaded spot. A spot on the terrace, balcony, or garden would be best. Although the Solanum Jasminoides can endure cold weather, it will not survive a Canadian or Northern United States winter.
Taking Care of the Solanum Jasminoides
The Solanum Jasminoides should be watered on a regular basis so that the soil always stays slightly moist. Although the plant does well in a large range of soils, it prefers well-drained circumstances. Fertilize regularly but do not apply excessive water.
It is suggested to prune the Solanum Jasminioides to keep the shape of the plant.