Jasmine Tea plant, Jasminum sambac, is sometimes known as Arabian Jasmine. The beautiful white flowers are used to flavour green tea in China. In Hawaii the flowers are used for the making of lays and in the manufacture of perfume. Jasmine Tea plant is a native of India and prefers rich, moist, well-drained soils in a protected, sunny position. Flowers are produced for most of the year. Drought and frost tender. An evergreen vine, growing to a height of 4m.