Jasminum sambac


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Related to Jasminum sambac: Gardenia jasminoides, Sampaguita
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Noun1.Jasminum sambac - East Indian evergreen vine cultivated for its profuse fragrant white flowersJasminum sambac - East Indian evergreen vine cultivated for its profuse fragrant white flowers
jasmine - any of several shrubs and vines of the genus Jasminum chiefly native to Asia
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The Jasminum sambac plant belongs to the jasmine family and is popularly known in the subcontinent as 'motia'.
One of the great ironies, he writes, "of the (tea) trade is that the bergamot-flavoured Earl Grey, now regarded as a "great tea", was originally scented with Chloranthus inconspicuous, Jasminum sambac, Gardenia florida, Murraya exotica and Aglaia odorata, as well as orange and lemon leaves.