Gardenia jasminoides 'Variegata'Item #6030 USDA Hardiness Zone: 8 - 11
Unique, variegated lime and dark glossy green foliage provides a stunning contrast to highly fragrant, white flowers. This Daniel Hinkley selection is a superb evergreen accent shrub or container specimen, providing a long season of fragrance and foliage color in the garden. Place in entryway plantings or in patio tubs, where the scent can be enjoyed.
- DetailPlant type:ShrubDeciduous/evergreen:EvergreenGrowth habit:RoundedGrowth rate:ModerateAverage landscape size:Compact growing 3 to 4 ft. tall and wide.Foliage color:VariegatedBlooms:Spring to summerFlower color:White
- CareCare InformationProvide well drained soil, rich in organic matter. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed with an acid fertilizer after bloom. Keep roots cool with a thick layer of mulch.Pruning time: summer after flowering.Light Needs:Filtered to full sunWatering Needs:Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat