GARDENIA – Gardenia jasminoides

Charming glossy evergreen bush, 1-3′ tall. Large white smelly blossoms with tropical fragrance. Rarely flowers in the home.

TEMPERATURE: Average to warm: minimum at night 62-65 degrees; tolerates lower temperatures from 5o for short periods. Flowers when nights are in 60-65 range only

LIGHT: Full Sun or bright indirect light; avoid drafts. Keep humidity up when flowering.

WATERING: Keep soil uniformly moist but not wet

FERTILIZE: Every  month
Information brought to you by Lawn Patio taken from Merchant Publishing Company and prepared by M. Jane Coleman, PHD and Agricultural Research Center in Florida.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s