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Gardenia taitensis Heaven Scent, Tahiti Gardenia

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Gardenia taitensis Heaven Scent
Family: Rubiaceae
Tahiti Gardenia
Origin: Tahiti
Large shrub 5-10 ftFull sunRegular waterWhite/off-white flowersFragrantAttracts butterflies, hummingbirdsSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

This hybrid variety is very rare and hard to find. The plant has huge double 5-6" flowers, normally semi-double, but sometimes they come in weird shapes. One of the few cultivated plants native to Polynesia. The intoxicating sweet fragrant blossoms are creamy white works of art. The biggest size gardenia flowers. Foliage is beautiful as well with its dark green shiny leaves, also large as big as 7-8" long and 4-5" wide. Read more about gardenias.


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Gardenia taitensis Heaven Scent (double flower)

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This unique hybrid is very rare and hard to find....  more
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This item is certified for shipping to California.
Grown in
10"/3 gal pot
In stock
$42.95