Chuck Hayes Gardenia

3-inch Double Blooms!

Compact habit and better winter hardiness!

Item # 36232
Available Feb 16, 2018 to open plant zones.
Buy 3+ at $17.95 ea
Buy 6+ at $16.95 ea
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'Chuck Hayes'
Item Form
7 - 11
Bloom Start To End
Early Summer - Late Summer
Plant Height
4 ft
Plant Width
4 ft
Bloom Size
2 in - 3 in
Additional Characteristics
Bloom First Year, Butterfly Lovers, Double Blooms, Easy Care Plants, Evergreen, Fast Growing, Flower, Fragrance, Free Bloomer
Bloom Color
Foliage Color
Dark Green
Light Requirements
Full Sun, Part Shade
Moisture Requirements
Moist, well-drained
Cold Hardy, Disease Resistant, Heat Tolerant, Humidity Tolerant, Pest Resistant
Soil Tolerance
Normal, loamy
Border, Containers, Cut Flowers, Foliage Interest, Specimen
*Due to state restrictions we cannot ship to the following:
Canada, Guam, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands, Arizona
Overall Rating: 4 Stars
  Average Based on 2 Review(s)
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Great patio container gardenia
Karen from CT wrote (July 27, 2017):
I ordered two of these gardenias in early spring. They arrived just as the weather was warming up in our zone 7a coastal New England town. I have it on a west facing outdoor deck where it gets south and west light. Both gardenias have been producing two to three fragrant blooms every week or so. I've given them some acid-loving fertilizer and I water when the soil starts to dry out. I will bring it indoors for south facing windows in the winter. I grew up in CA where we always had gardenias outdoors. I didn't think I could grow them in New England, so I'm crossing fingers I can over-winter these. Last year, I maintained a Meyer lemon tree and hibiscus with plenty of south facing sun--both are thriving. Will update next spring re: gardenias.
love it
mcccabe from CA wrote (October 17, 2014):
This is a gorgeous little gardenia and mine arrived with buds and busted out some flowers in the first two weeks in my zone 10b garden! They say gardenias are impossible, but this one seems to do it's thing without any fuss.