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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 7a -17.8 °C (0 °F) to -15 °C (5 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 10b
Plant Height: 2-3 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots


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Location: Grapevine, Texas USADate: 2021-04-28
By LindsayG
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Location: Grapevine, Texas USADate: 2021-05-10
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Photo courtesy of Singing Tree Gardens Nursery
By Joy
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Location: Grapevine, Texas USADate: 2021-05-09
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paleohunter On May 16, 2021 Bloomed
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Everblooming gardenia by PatriciaR May 10, 2021 9:25 AM 2
Gardenia Help by Sampson89 Jun 30, 2021 8:56 AM 12
Wanna play? by Chantell Jun 19, 2016 5:21 PM 28
What's perfuming your garden now, in July? by Bluespiral Jun 18, 2013 7:52 PM 52

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