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Gardenia (Gardenia jasminoides)

 Gardenia (Gardenia jasminoides) - (Tree Type (Indoors))

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bonsai_gardenia_01.jpg image GARDENIA (GARDENIA JASMINOIDES) -

Tender, EVERGREEN shrub with strongly fragrant FLOWERS which appear in early/late sumMEr. LEAVES are glossy green and lance SHAPEd, borne in WHORLs of 3.

STYLE : Suited to informal upright, slanting, semi-cascade, root-over-rock, twin-trunk, CLUMP and multiple trunk.

WARNING : This lime-hating plant needs lime free water and ericaceous soil and fertilizer.

Care Info


REPOT : Every 1 to 2 years in late spring.

SOIL : LiME-fee soil mix essential.

PRUNE : Branches should be pruned after flowering.

PINCH: Constantly pinch out new SHOOTS to maintain SHAPE.

WATER : Water well (DAI>DAIly) in growing season and keep moist in winter.

FEED : Ericaceous feed every 2 weeks during growing season. Reduce to half strength in winter.

WARNING : This lime-hating plant needs lime free water and ericaceous soil and fertilizer.

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