Better cold tolerance than other gardenias - one for the southern coast or hinterlands. Low growing evergreen to 50cm, with rich glossy foliage and strongly fragrant brilliant white flowers. Beautiful in pots, as a low hedge, or as mass planting groundcover. Our most popular Gardenia.
DESCRIPTION: A low growing prostrate, evergreen shrub with rich green foliage and strongly fragrant brilliant white flowers. Flowers appearing from late spring. USES: Mass plant as a flowering groundcover, border or flowering feature in containers. PLANTING: Plant in free draining well mulched soil in a full sun to part shade location. Protect from hot afternoon sun, extreme heat and frost. CARE: Prune only as required after flowering to maintain form and encourage fresh new growth. 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: Up to 60 cm H x 60-90 cm W. YOUR PLANTS: These are tube-stock plants, healthy young plants with new roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The average size of your plants will be 15 -25 cm in height including the pot height of 80 mm x 42 mm wide.