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Common Name:
August Beauty Gardenia
Type:
Shrub
Family:
RUBIACEAE
Genus:
Gardenia
Species:
jasminoides
Cultivar:
Hardiness Zone:
8
Height:
5-6 ft.
Spread:
4-6 ft.
Growth Rate:
Fast
Growth Habit:
Compact
Light Needs:
Full Sun
Water Needs:
Moderate
Drought Tolerance:
Moderate
Flowers:
Y
Flower Color:
White
Foliage Color:
Green
Comments:
  Plant Characteristics
  Barrier: Provides visual or physical barrier
  Cut Flower: Has blooms that can be used in flower arrangements
  Green Roof: Has shallow root system and drought tolerance suitable for a green roof
  Hedge: Grows thick and high enough for a small hedge or high privacy hedge
  Mass Plant: Good growth form for landscape mass planting
  Screen: Has thick foliage and provides a nice screen for noise or visual disturbance
  Specimen: Grows well as a focal point or standing alone in the landscape
  Deer Resist: Deer will not eat or disturb these plants
  Dramatic Foliage: Foliage has showy texture, color, form, or shape
  Year Round: Is an evergreen and not deciduous; retains foliage year round