Gardenia jasminoides
Other names: Cape Jasmine
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Optimal Light:Shade image
Light Range:Partial shade to full shade image
Soil Moisture:High soil moisture image
Drought Tolerance:Medium
Invasive Status:No
also known as G.angusta; white, fragrant flowers in spring-summer; use only grafted varieties due to nematade susceptibility; watch for scales; use iron fertilizer to keep foliage green; requires acid
Growth Rate:Medium
Mature Height:4 - 8 ft.
Mature Spread:4 - 8 ft.
Soil Texture:Any
Soil pH:Acidic, Slightly acidic
Salt Tolerance:Low to None
Hardiness Zone:8-10
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