Unique hedging gardenia whose attractive blooms age to a rich golden creamy yellow. Glossy foliage, highly scented flowers summer through to winter. Tall to 2m, making an glamorous hedge or privacy screen.
DESCRIPTION: A glossy, evergreen shrub to 1.5-2m with rich green foliage and strongly fragrant brilliant white flowers that turn golden yellow as they age. Flowers summer through to winter. USES: Ideal for hedges, massed planting or as a single specimen. PLANTING: A sunny sheltered position is ideal in the warmer parts of Australia. Shelter from strong winds and exposed sites. Plant in a free draining soil rich in organic matter. A potting mix rich with peat moss or humus is ideal added at the time of planting. CARE: Mulch and water well, prune after flowering. Plant in a soil which is medium to acidic.Feed with a fertiliser for acid-loving plants every 2-3 months. Water regularly with seaweed solution. Spray with Eco-Oil to kill aphids, scale, and other pests. HEIGHT & WIDTH: 2m H x 1.5m W. YOUR PLANTS: These are tubestock plants, healthy young plants with new roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The pot sze is 80 mm x 42 mm wide. You can see an example in the image gallery