What is the benefit of jasmine flower?
Jasmine is a plant. The flower is used to make medicine. Jasmine has been used for liver disease (hepatitis), liver pain due to cirrhosis, and abdominal pain due to severe diarrhea (dysentery). It is also used to cause relaxation (as a sedative), to heighten sexual desire (as an aphrodisiac), and in cancer treatment.
What is the significance of the jasmine flower in Chinese culture?
Jasmine has symbolic meanings in the Chinese culture. This flower is not only the symbol of forever love but also one of the holy flowers of Buddhism. For example, the crown of the Buddhist in the Ajanta wall paintings, a world heritage site, is decorated by golden jasmine flowers.
Where does jasmine grow best?
Where to plant. Jasmines need fertile, well-drained soil in sun or partial shade. They are not all fully hardy, so some need to be grown indoors or in a very sheltered or frost-free spot – check plant labels carefully for individual requirements.
What type of jasmine is poisonous?
All plant parts of Cestrum species are toxic, especially the berries. Day blooming jasmine (Cestrum diurnum) contains a glycoside of 1,25-dihydroxycholecalciferol that is hydrolyzed in the digestive tract to active vitamin D3.
Is jasmine poisonous to dogs?
All parts toxic, especially to dogs, horses, humans. Jasmine. Berries are extremely toxic. Lantana.
Is there a purple jasmine?
Purple Jasmine – The purple jasmine flower is also known as star jasmine. This twining vine blooms 2-inch flowers in the spring and summer. It can grow 20 feet as a vine, but can also be grown on a smaller scale as a hedge, shrub or ground cover.
What makes Chinese music unique?
Not only in form but also in artistic conception, China has been the home of a colorful culture of folk music. Largely based on the pentatonic scale, Chinese folk music is different from western traditional music, paying more attention to the form expression as well.