Pictogram Guide · Mouse over pictogram for definition

Gardenia nitida, Gardenia posoqueria, Gardenia

Click to see full-size image

Gardenia nitida, Gardenia posoqueria

Family: Rubiaceae
Origin: Thailand, Polynesia
Large shrub 5-10 ftFull sunRegular waterWhite/off-white flowersFragrantAttracts butterflies, hummingbirds

Rare gardenia with star-like tubular flowers. It is a slow growing, round shrub and has large leaves of unusual diamond shape and delicate to touch unlike most of gardenias with waxy leaves. The plant blooms sporadically several times a year - year round. Fragrance is very strong and sweet. One day the whole plant is covered with blooms that stay a few days and then drop all together. A must for rare plant collection. Read more about gardenias.

Similar plants:

More similar plants

Link to this plant:

Gardenia nitida - Shooting Star Gardenia 

Click to see full-size image

Rare gardenia from Africa with. Blooms sporadically...  more

SUNSHINE Pikake - Fragrant Flower Booster
This item is certified for shipping to California.
Grown in
6-10"/1-3 gal pot