STAR PLANTS: GARDENIA BUTTONS PPAF PP 24,229
LATIN NAME: GARDENIA JASMINOIDES 'BUTTONS' PP 24,229
This gardenia has "cute as a button" fragrant white blooms and glossy dark green foliage. This shrub has a compact, mounding growth habit that grows to reach 1-2 feet tall and 1-2 feet wide.
Amount of Sunlight: Prefers partial shade
Amount of Water: Water regularly; more frequent watering in extreme heat
Soil Conditions: Adaptable to most soils; Prefers well-drained soil
Cold Hardiness Zone: 8-10
This easy-to-grow, shrub needs a regular water schedule to ensure the growth of a mature root system. After the mature root system is established, watering is needed occasionally, except during a drought, watering is needed regularly.