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Gardenia augusta 'Radicans'

Common Name(s):
Creeping gardenia
Category:
Shrubs
Comment:

Low and spreading; drought tolerant; plant in protected area; may winter burn if exposed to strong cold and winds in winter; less hardy than G. augusta; excellent "filler" for east, southeast exposure with morning sun

Height:
1-2 ft.
Foliage:
Small, opposite or whorled, leathery, lustrous dark green leaves
Flower:
1 in. waxy white flowers in summer; fragrant
Zones:
7b to 10
Habit:
Evergreen
Site:
Sun to partial shade (can't take strong afternoon sun); acidic, moist, well-drained soil high in organic matter
Texture:
Medium to fine
Form:
Low growing, spreading, loose mound
Width:
3-4 ft.
Tags:
evergreen

NCCES plant id: 1564

Gardenia augusta 'Radicans' Gardenia augusta 'Radicans'