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Plant Info & Care

Pet Friendly No

This plant can be mildly toxic to animals and lead to gastrointestinal problems.

Care Level High

This beauty is worth the extra TLC to enjoy it's rich fragrance.

Light Light

Indoors: Bright, indirect light (southern exposure) all day long. Outdoors: full sun (6-8 hours) to light shade with morning sun and afternoon shade.

Water Medium

Keep it evenly moist but not soggy. When the top 1" soil is dry, water thoroughly.

Humidity Medium

50-60% is ideal. Run a humidifier or use a tray of pebbles with water in the pebbles. Do not group with other plants since it needs good air flow.

Air Quality Great

These plants are great at keeping the air in your space clean!

Plant Bio

If you dream of waking up to a sweet aromatic fragrance with large, lush blooms, this plant is an excellent addition to the patio! The Gardenia jasminoides 'Veitchii' or Cape Jasmine can bloom from mid-spring to fall. It's a great evergreen addition outside in 8-11 planting zones or an indoor plant in winter months. Add this gorgeous specimen to your repertoire.

*May or may not ship with bloom or bud - typically blooms mid-spring to fall

Roots

Native to southern China and Japan

Fun Facts

Gardenias originate from the coffee plant family, 'Rubiaceae.' The gardenia is named after a famous botanist, Dr. Alexander Garden. The fruit of the gardenia is used for Chinese medicinal purposes to treat a number of illnesses.

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