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Gardenia jasminoides

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Belonging to the Gardenia genus (Gardenia jasminoides 'Daisy'), Daisy is a variety of Gardenia. Blooms appear in these approximate colours:   Anti-flash white. When mature, blooms are roughly 5.0 cm (that's 1.95 inches in imperial) in diameter.The mature flowers take a Single form, with an approximate petal count of 6. Leaves appear approximately as a   Pakistan green colour. This variety is an Flower that typically grows as an Evergreen, which is defined as a plant that retains leaves throughout the year. Daisy is known for its Shrub habit and growing to a height of approximately 90.0 cm (2.93 feet). This variety tends to bloom in early summer.

Daisy Gardenia needs a moderate amount of maintenance, so some level of previous experience comes in handy when growing this plant. Ensure that you are aware of the soil, sun, ph and water requirements for this plant and keep an eye out for pests.

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Daisy have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Daisy

  • Partial Sun

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Try to plant in a location that enjoys partial sun and remember to water often. Keep in mind when planting that Daisy is thought of as half hardy, so remember to protect this plant from frosts and low temperatures. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with Daisy are Zone 7 and Zone 10. A soil ph of between 5.5 and 6.5 is ideal for Daisy as it does best in weakly acidic soil.

Growing Daisy from seed

Transplanting Daisy

As Daisy is half hardy, ensure temperatures are mild enough to plant out (around -18°C / 0°F as a guideline) - wait until after your last frost date to be on the safe side.

Harvesting Daisy