'Steady as She Goes' Gardenia

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Features

Characteristics

Plant Needs

A Gardenia you can depend on! This introduction from Phil Dark gives you everything you need - heat tolerance, cold hardiness, and best of all, continuous blooming. You won't have to worry about flower buds dropping off due to bad weather, Steady as She Goes® will keep blooming up until frost. All the while being complemented beautifully by glossy, evergreen foliage.

Top reasons to grow Steady as She Goes gardenia:

  • Improved heat tolerance.
  • Continuous blooming.
  • Cold hardiness. 

In short, when you plant it, you'll have a lot less worrying and a lot more enjoying to do!

Characteristics

Plant Type:

Shrub

Height Category:

Medium

Garden Height:

36 - 60 Inches

Spacing:

48 - 84 Inches

Spread:

48 - 84 Inches

Foliage Colors:

Green

Flower Colors:

White

Foliage Shade:

Dark green

Habit:

Upright

Container Role:

Thriller

Resists:

Deer

Plant Needs

Light Requirement:

Part Sun to Sun

Maintenance Category:

Moderate

Bloom Time:

Continuous Bloom, Long Blooming, Rebloomer, Spring, Summer

Hardiness Zones:

10a, 10b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b

Water Category:

Consistent, Needs Good Drainage

Soil Fertility Requirement:

Average Soil

Uses:

Adds Fragrance, Border Plant, Container, Focal Point, Landscape, Specimen

Light Requirement:

The optimum amount of sun or shade each plant needs to thrive: Full Sun (6+ hours), Part Sun (4-6 hours), Full Shade (up to 4 hours).

Uses Notes:

Blooms for the entire growing season, so it's suitable for high traffic areas where its plentiful fragrant blooms can be enjoyed. 

Maintenance Notes:

Needs well-draining, moist soil. Will get stressed and drop buds if there are any moisture issues.

Any pruning should be done in spring, and only to remove damaged or dead branches. 

Steady as She Goes®Gardeniajasminoides'Prince Charles'USPP 29,304

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