Miniature Gardenia (Grafted)
Gardenia jasminoides 'Radicans' (Grafted)
Pronunciation: gar-DEEN-ee-uh jas-min-NOY-deez RAH-di-kanz
|Description||Petite white flowers with a lovely classic gardenia scent, on lush, finely textured, glossy evergreen foliage. The superior rootstock gives it excellent resistance to nematodes as well as the ability to thrive in poor soils and easily take up soil nutrients. Place near entrances, courtyards, or outdoor living spaces to best enjoy the fragrance.|
|Light||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Watering||Keep soil moist, but never soggy.|
|Mature Size||Moderate growing; reaches 6 to 12 in. tall, spreading 24 to 36 in. wide.|
|Special Features||Easy Care, Improved Pest and Disease Resistance, Compact Form|
|Flower Attributes||Flowers for Cutting, Fragrant, Showy Flowers|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Hedge, Ground Cover|
|Companion Plants||Passion Flower(Passiflora); Azalea (Azalea); Daphne (Daphne); New Zealand Flax (Phormium); Camellia (Camellia)|
|Care||Thrives in organically rich, slightly acidic, well-drained soils. Handle with care when transplanting; gardenia roots are best undisturbed. Water deeply, regularly in first growing season to establish root system. Apply an acid fertilizer after bloom. Keep roots cool with a thick layer of mulch. Prune to maintain size and shape.|
This Plant's Growing Zones: 8-11
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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.