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Posted 24 November 2012 - 01:06 PM
looks like a type of jasmine? Don't ask me which type tho lol
Posted 24 November 2012 - 01:20 PM
I don't think it's Jasmine. OP can you take closer photo's of the flowers and leaves/branches? Do the flowers have a perfume? Is it a shrub or a vine (looks shrubby but can't be sure)? How tall is it?
Edited by Romeo Void, 24 November 2012 - 01:21 PM.
Posted 24 November 2012 - 01:22 PM
I have 2 kinds of Jasmine, one is star Jasmine and the leaves are that big.
Posted 24 November 2012 - 01:43 PM
my first thought was jasmina as well, although not star jasmine. ( whoa kenji, thats a lotta pics!) could it be night jasmine? ( where the perfume is strongest at night) we have something similar.
Posted 24 November 2012 - 01:49 PM
actually upon googling its not night jasmine. however i did learn there are about 200 varieties of jasmind so who knows, it could be.
Posted 24 November 2012 - 02:01 PM
Definitely a type of privet. A quick search shows that some varieties are declared weeds in some parts of Australia.
Posted 24 November 2012 - 02:54 PM
Does this look like it
If not have a look through these
Posted 25 November 2012 - 12:55 AM
Hi OP, another house in my street has that plant - it's perfume is so lovely that I asked them what it was. The lady at the house told me that it was a privet.
Posted 25 November 2012 - 01:11 AM
But every privet I have ever smelled is not lovely. It smells of old boarding houses and drains.
Does your plant have small black berries after flowering?
Posted 26 November 2012 - 12:53 PM
Ligustrum or Privet.
ETA: If it is Privet which is a shrub ,rather than a climber like Jasmine, it will have black berries after the flowers.The leaves and berries are poisonous.
The pollen is highly allergenic causing asthma and eczema.
Edited by purplekitty, 26 November 2012 - 12:59 PM.
Posted 27 November 2012 - 01:08 PM
I'm with Balzac, I don't think it's privet.
What a pity the OP had removed the link, now we will never know...
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