Gardenia: Frost Proof
Latin Name: ardenia jasminoides ‘frost proof’
Plant Type: Perennial evergreen
Growth Rate: Moderate
Nice gardenia fragrant
Flower Color: White double
Bloom Time: Spring to Summer and sometime again in the fall.
Mature Height: 4-8 feet
Mature Width: 3-6 feet
Uses: Hedge, decorative accent, screen, container or planter.
Sun Exposure: Full sun to partial shade
Soil Conditions: Prefers moist, well-drained soil
Moisture: Regular water schedule the first few growing season until well established. Once established water maybe needed occasionally, but more often during a drought or extreme heat conditions.
Mulching is recommended to detour weeds, keep the moisture content high, and temperatures low.
Hardiness Zone: 7-11