Coconut Magic Gardenia
Gardenia jasminoides 'Xtra Large Cream' PPAF
|Description||Big, creamy white flowers are the largest of any gardenia! Reaching up to 6 inches across, the enormous, sweetly fragrant blossoms enhance the lustrous foliage on this rounded evergreen shrub, and are wonderful in cut flower arrangements. Useful as a low hedge or accent for entryways or outdoor living spaces. Thrives in containers.|
|Light||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Watering||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.|
|Mature Size||Moderate growing; reaches 3 to 4 ft. tall and wide.|
|Special Features||Easy Care|
|Flower Attributes||Flowers for Cutting, Fragrant, Showy Flowers|
|Patent Act||Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Hedge|
|Design Ideas||Plant this compact gardenia in enclosed spaces such as entryways or patios where its perfume fragrance can be captured and enjoyed. Perfect for transitional areas such as a doorway, gate or the entry to a gazebo or shade structure. Feature in a white garden, or where they can be enjoyed after dusk, so that the huge white blossoms can be enjoyed on moonlit nights.|
|Foliage Color||Dark Green|
|Companion Plants||Agapanthus (Agapanthus); Rhododendron (Rhododendron(; Daphne (Daphne); Fuchsia (Fuchsia); Camellia (Camellia); Coral Bells (Heuchera)|
|Care||Thrives in organically rich, slightly acidic, well-drained soils. Handle with care when transplanting; gardenia roots are best undisturbed. Water deeply and regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Feed with an acid fertilizer after bloom. Keep roots cool with a thick layer of mulch.|
This Plant's Growing Zones: 8-11
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in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.
We have been pioneers and craftsmen in the art of growing plants for nearly 100 years. Since our founding in Southern California by Harry E. Rosedale, Sr. in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.