LSI - gardenia jasminoides 'frost proof' 2-15-14Today’s special is our Frost Proof Gardenia, gardenia jasminoides ‘frost proof’.  These are growing in quart containers for $4.05 each and are ready to plant.

The Basics:
This moderately-growing evergreen shrub blooms fragrant, creamy white flowers all summer.  Its double-bloom has rounded glossy green foliage that spreads 3-6 feet(4-8 feet tall).  Best performs as a specimen, accent, hedge, container plant or screen.

The Needs:

Amount of Sunlight: Full sun to partial shade
Amount of Water: Water regularly; more frequent watering in extreme heat
Soil Conditions:  Prefers moist, well-drained soil
Cold Hardiness Zone: 7-11

The Care:
This perennial evergreen needs a regular water schedule to ensure the growth of a mature root system. The first year of growth requires watering weekly.  After the mature root system is established, watering is needed occasionally, except during a drought, watering is needed regularly. Mulching is recommended to detour weeds, keep the moisture content high, and temperatures low. Shear annually to maintain desired shape.

 

Click Here to Order Gardenia Frost Proof Plants for $4.05 Each!

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