Cestrum nocturnum

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Noun1.Cestrum nocturnum - West Indian evergreen shrub having clusters of funnel-shaped yellow-white flowers that are fragrant by night
Cestrum, genus Cestrum - genus of fragrant tropical American shrubs
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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rich blooms 1 VIKTOR & ROLF FLOWERBOMB MIDNIGHT PS61 (was PS71) for 50ml, Debenhams VIKTOR & Rolf's muchloved Flowerbomb gets a nocturnal makeover with this darkly decadent new edition, which marries night-blooming jasmine with patchouli, a pinch of pepper and a squeeze of blackcurrant.
rich blooms 1 VIKTOR & ROLF FLOWERBOMB MIDNIGHT PS61 (was PS71) for 50ml, Debenhams VIKTOR & Rolf's muchloved Flowerbomb gets a edition, which marries night-blooming jasmine with patchouli, a pinch of pepper and a squeeze of blackcurrant.
"Mesmerizing black musk," he explained," is set with luscious mulberry and black peony, enhanced by captivating woody notes, and illuminated by the magnetism of night-blooming jasmine and tuberose."
Behind them is the immaculate landscape of a Southern California mini-palace, so verdant and lush (drought be damned) you can practically smell the night-blooming jasmine. In front of them is a handsome young man with a necktie and a studiously sober expression, clutching in his carefully spray-tanned hands a single, long-stemmed red rose.
A few stems of night-blooming jasmine or frangipani cast a net of intoxicating fragrance all over an entrance hall or courtyard.
Even in the shadow of Cate Blanchett's night-blooming Jasmine, Hawkins is no shrinking violet.