Gardenia: Kleims Hardy
Latin Name: 'Kleims Hardy'
- This Hardy Evergreen Shrub Blooms Fragrant, Creamy White Flowers with Rounded Petals All Summer. Its Compacted, Glossy-Green Foliage Spreads 4-5 Feet (3-4 Feet Tall). Ideally Used as a House Plant in Containers, a Hedge by Mass Planting, Specimen, Accent, or Screen.
Amount of Sunlight: Full Sun to Partial Shade.
Amount of Water: Water Regularly; More Frequent Watering In Extreme Heat.
Soil Conditions: Prefers Moist, Well-Drained Soil.
Cold Hardiness Zone: 7-11.
- This Perennial Evergreen Needs a Regular Water Schedule to Ensure the Growth of a Mature Root System. The First Year of Growth Requires Watering Weekly. After the Mature Root System is Established, Watering is Needed Occasionally, Except During a Drought, Watering is Needed Regularly. Mulching is Recommended to Detour Weeds, Keep the Moisture Content High, and Temperatures Low. Shear Annually to Maintain Desired Shape.