Madagascar Jasmine, Stephanotis Wax Flower
Height: 42cm |
☘ Origin: Madagascar
☘ Family: Apocynaceae
☘ Botanical Name: Stephanotis floribunda
☘ Common Name(s): Bridalwreath · WaxFlower · Hawaiian Wedding Flower
In the Victorian language of flowers, Stephanotis is the symbol of marital happiness, hence the nickname 'wedding flower'. In modern flower symbolism Stephanotis represents 'good fortune' and 'the longing to travel'.
The name derives from the Greek stephanōtís (feminine adj.) fit for a Crown, derivative of stéphanos (masculine) Crown.
Jasmine is an effective Feng Shui houseplant if you want to attract and store positive romantic feelings. It helps build romance and strengthen relationships. The scent of Jasmine can also help soothe a stressed mind. Jasmine needs to stay cool with well-circulated air.