‘Sweet Tea’ Mountain Gordlinia
xGordlinia grandiflora 'Sweet Tea'
'Sweet Tea'™ is a member of the tea family. The huge, 5 inch, showy flowers have a light sweet fragrance, that bloom July through September. This semi-evergreen does best in Full Sun or a little afternoon shade as long as it's not too dry.
Semi-evergreen foliage and large white blooms in spring
Evergreen or Deciduous
7, 8, 9, 10
Fall Blooming, Reblooming
Water weekly (or more often in extreme heat).
Well-drained garden soil
Yearly in spring
20-30' H x 8-10' W
- water before planting
- plant in Full Sun
- dig hole 3X the width of pot,
- backfill and plant 1"-2" above soil level
- water and add more soil if needed
- mulch plants
- Apply a balanced slow release each spring