Gardenia Bush Varieties
'Double Mint' Gardenia
Gardenia jasminoides 'Double Mint' dwarf evergreen 2' - 3'. One of our favorite dwarf types we have for sale in our garden center. Re-blooming from midsummer all of the way through early fall, 'Double Mint' features a compact, rounded shape. It is a hardy little shrub which sets masses of lovely, wonderfully fragrant double white blooms. The pure white color of the flowers is beautiful set among the dark, glossy evergreen foliage. 'Double Mint' is a must for the scented garden.
'Kleim's Hardy' Gardenia
Gardenia jasminoides 'Kleim's Hardy' 3' - 4'. Evergreen leaves are a glossy dark green, grows slowly in a rounded mounding habit. 'Kleim's Hardy' gardenia has a long bloom season with pure white, star like flowers. Prefers partial shade in a moist, well drained soil. With its compact size, 'Kleim's Hardy' is an outstanding addition to a small space garden. It is useful in a landscape as an accent shrub, front of the border shrub or as a container plant.
'Frost Proof' Gardenia
Gardenia jasminoides 'Frost Proof' 5' Evergreen shrub. Prefers partial shade in a moist, well drained soil but is more sun tolerant than other gardenia cultivars. 'Frost Proof' gardenia has fragrant white blooms, evergreen deep green glossy foliage. It can adapt to a variety of soil conditions and can take more sun than other gardenia varieties. 'Frost Proof' is a useful landscape plant in borders, hedge, foundation plant or grown in containers.
'Heaven Scent' Gardenia
Gardenia augusta 'Heaven Scent' Evergreen Shrub 3' - 4' from the Gardeners Confidence collection. A repeat bloomer, flowers from late spring through summer. Flowers are white, single petal and fragrant. 'Heaven Scent' has a upright, dense form great for container planting or walkway borders. The small size makes it a best pick for small space gardens or as an accent shrub in a perennial bed. 'Heaven Scent' gardenia features unique red, orange and yellow seed pods in fall.
Gardenia augusta 'Pinwheel'. 4' from the Gardeners Confidence collection. A lovely evergreen with charming flowers and the classic intoxicating fragrance of a gardenia bush. The profuse flowers have a crisp, whirled shape. Blooms repeat from late spring through fall. Foliage is a deep, glossy green which provides year round interest. 'Pinwheel' is a cold hardy variety. Use 'Pinwheel' near a window to catch the wonderful scent during the summer!
Gardenia varieties for sale in our plant nursery are subject to change.