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Gardenia Sweetheart

Common Name: Gardenia

Variety: Sweetheart Gardenia

Genus species: Gardenia jasminoides ‘PS-2013-3’ PP28961

Patent Info:PP28961


  • Fragrant blooms in Spring and Fall
  • Evergreen shrub
  • Perfect in landscape or decorative container
  • Deer resistant
  • Pollinator Friendly
  • Heat tolerant
  • The fragrant flowers are fantastic for floral designs

Sun: Full to Part Sun; 6+ hours direct sun daily

Water: Prefers consistent soil moisture

Hardiness Zone:

Hardy in Zones 7-9:

Annual for Z ones 6 below

Bloom Time: Spring Fall

Mature Size: 4' T x 4' W 

Prune: Prune after flowering

Soil Type: Neutral to acidic, well-drained soil, mulch recommended

Fertilize: With a Slow-Release, Granular Even Ratio (10-1010) Formula in early Spring, repeat as directed