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Cestrum
(jessamine)

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Cestrum (jessamine)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 13 June 2017
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Host Plant
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Cestrum
  • Preferred Common Name
  • jessamine
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Plantae
  •     Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •       Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •         Class: Dicotyledonae
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Pictures

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PictureTitleCaptionCopyright
Cestrum diurnum (day jessamine); habit, showing foliage and flowers. Kihei, Maui, Hawaii, USA. August, 2009.
TitleFoliage and flowers
CaptionCestrum diurnum (day jessamine); habit, showing foliage and flowers. Kihei, Maui, Hawaii, USA. August, 2009.
Copyright©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Cestrum diurnum (day jessamine); habit, showing foliage and flowers. Kihei, Maui, Hawaii, USA. August, 2009.
Foliage and flowersCestrum diurnum (day jessamine); habit, showing foliage and flowers. Kihei, Maui, Hawaii, USA. August, 2009.©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Cestrum diurnum (day jessamine); habit.  Pukalani, Maui, Hawaii, USA. April, 2009.
TitleHabit
CaptionCestrum diurnum (day jessamine); habit. Pukalani, Maui, Hawaii, USA. April, 2009.
Copyright©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Cestrum diurnum (day jessamine); habit.  Pukalani, Maui, Hawaii, USA. April, 2009.
HabitCestrum diurnum (day jessamine); habit. Pukalani, Maui, Hawaii, USA. April, 2009.©Forest Starr & Kim Starr - CC BY 4.0
Cestrum diurnum (day jessamine); foliage, flowers and fruits. Tonga. June, 2007.
TitleFoliage, flowers and fruits
CaptionCestrum diurnum (day jessamine); foliage, flowers and fruits. Tonga. June, 2007.
Copyright©Tauʻolunga/via wilkipedia - CC BY-SA 3.0
Cestrum diurnum (day jessamine); foliage, flowers and fruits. Tonga. June, 2007.
Foliage, flowers and fruitsCestrum diurnum (day jessamine); foliage, flowers and fruits. Tonga. June, 2007.©Tauʻolunga/via wilkipedia - CC BY-SA 3.0

Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Cestrum L.

Preferred Common Name

  • jessamine

International Common Names

  • French: cestreau

Local Common Names

  • Germany: Hammerstrauch

EPPO code

  • CEMSS (Cestrum sp.)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Plantae
  •         Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •             Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •                 Class: Dicotyledonae
  •                     Order: Solanales
  •                         Family: Solanaceae
  •                             Genus: Cestrum