Gardenia, Ananta - Plant
Description for Gardenia, Ananta
Place in light to moderate shade, preferably with minimum competition from tree roots. Gardenias resent root disturbance. Use fertilizer for acid loving plants, and use iron compounds.
|Common name||Flower colours||Bloom time||Height||Difficulty|
|Ixora, Jungle geranium||Wide range||May to June||2.00 to 3.00 feet||Moderately easy|
Planting and care
|Full sun, Partial sun||Loamy soil, Sandy soil,||Medium||30 to 40 degrees C||Apply any organic fertilizer|
Caring for Gardenia
- As for outdoor gardenia care, you should keep in mind that when the gardenia plant is grown outdoors, it generally prefers to be kept in partial shade.
- Gardenias also prefer moist, but well-drained acidic soil with plenty of organic matter.
Typical uses of Gardenia
Special features: In the St. Louis region, gardenias are grown as pot or larger container plants.
Ornamental use: The plant is used for ornamental purpose.