Gardenia

Gardenia jasminoides

White rose-shaped flowers, glossy green foliage, and a heavenly fragrance make the Gardenia the popular tropical that it is. 

Performs best in part sun and kept well watered. Feed monthly during the growing season with an acid fertilizer, such as Miracid or Hollytone.

Care

  • Light Needs: Partial Sun
  • Water Needs: Keep evenly moist in well-drained soil.
  • Bloom Season: Summer
  • Height: 1 - 3 feet
  • Growth Habit: Upright
  • Feed regularly (every 2-3 weeks) during the growing season.

 

**Barlow's recommends waiting until after May 12th to put tropicals outside**