day jessamine
Cestrum diurnum L.Solanaceae

common name synonyms: inkberry, day jasmine, day cestrum, thauthau

scientific name synonyms: C. album, C. fastigiatum

subclass: Dicotyledoneae

superorder: Asteridae

order: Solanales

growth form: tree, vine, shrub

life history: perennial

level of invasiveness: benign

weedy in native range: No

noxious weed in the u.s.: No

type of introduction: Intentional

number of vectors: 1.0

introduced range: Europe

native range: West Indies, South America

notes: hybrid with C. nocturnum also in cultiv'n; PUSDA says native and introduced??, invasive in U.S

invasiveness notes: benign




Credits: Credits: (c) 2001-2006 J. Forman Orth