Gardenia Grandiflora StarBack in stock: NOW
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So much fragrance, flower and beauty in a compact 50cm evergreen shrub. Early flowering and strongly scented - makes a stunning groundcover in full flower as bushes are almost completely covered in white blooms. And beneficial pollinators, who find the flat open flowers really easy to feed at. Perfect for patios and decks, containers, and as an indoor plant.
Gardenia augusta 'Grandiflora Star'DESCRIPTION: More compact than its cousins, Grandiflora Star is a glossy, evergreen shrub with rich green foliage and strongly fragrant creamy white starry flowers appearing in large numbers from late spring.
USES:Ideal for massed planting or as a single specimen. Excellent beneficial pollinator attractor.
PLANTING:Sunny position, sheltered from strong winds and exposed sites. Plant in a free draining soil rich in organic matter. Add potting mix rich with peat moss or humus 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: 0.5m H x 0.5m W.
YOUR PLANTS: These plants are tube-stock plants, healthy young plants with new roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The pot size is 80mm high and 42 mm wide