Close up of dark green and lime green foliage on Golden Magic Gardenia

‘Golden Magic’

Gardenia

Gardenia jasminoides

'Golden Magic'

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Close up of dark green and lime green foliage on Golden Magic Gardenia
  • Fragrant
  • Evergreen
  • Colorful foliage
Description
Double flowered gardenia. 'Golden Magic' gardenia combines fabulous foliage and flowers. Large, fully double flowers open white and age to buttery-yellow. Lustrous evergreen foliage on a low growing, compact grame makes for handsome container presentation. Exceptionally fragrant.

USDA Zone 8 - 10 (10°F/-12°C)

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Exposure Full sun, Part sun

Height 2 - 3'

Width 2 - 3'

Finish Time 1 season

Type Evergreen

Bloom Time Spring

Flower Color White

Foliage Color Green

Liner Sizes 2 1/4", 4"

Soil Requires soil to be rich, moist, acidic, and well-drained.

Pruning Rarely required. Blooms on old wood - prune out dead wood in spring and trim to shape after flowering if required.

Uses Hedge, specimen, cutting gardens, foundation plantings.

Growing Tips Good air circulation is highly recommended, both from a cultural standpoint as well as an aesthetic one. They benefit from a good layer of mulch, especially in colder areas of their hardiness range. Temperature or moisture stress will cause bud drop.