Diamond Spire™ Gardenia

Gardenia hybrid 'Leefive' PPIP

Remarkable columnar gardenia with coin shaped glossy green leaves and single daisy gardenia flowers that rebloom spring through summer.

Bloom/Feature

Reblooming fragrant, single white flowers spring through fall

Plant Type

Shrubs

Evergreen or Deciduous

Evergreen

USDA Zones

7, 8, 9, 10

Zone Detail

Hardy to 0°F to 10°F

Key Features

Aromatic, Attracts Birds / Butterflies, Cut Flowers, Easy Care, Fall Blooming, Heat Tolerance, Longer Blooming, Reblooming, Returns Year After Year, Upright Habit, Year-Round Interest

Flowering Season

Spring to Fall

Use

Accent, Container, Cut Flowers, Low Hedge

Exposure

Full Sun to Part Shade

Water

Medium

Soil Type

Well-drained garden soil with rich organic matter

Fertilizer

Feed throughout growing season

Dimensions

3–4' Hx 2' W

Pruning

Shape in early spring before first flush

Planting Instructions

  • Water before planting
  • Plant in Full sun to part shade
  • Dig hole 2X the width of pot
  • Backfill and plant 1–2" above soil level
  • Water and add more soil if needed
  • Mulch 1–2" deep around plant, avoiding area closest to stem