Hawaiian Gardenia...Gardenia's are my favorite flower

Gardenia's are my favourite flower the scent is divine. The only perfume I could find that is close is Chanel Gardenia.

My favorite, gardenia!

We love, love, love, the simple and sophisticated structure of the beautiful gardenia flower and it's amazing fragrance. It is a family favorite as well - loved by our mom!


Gardenia - An evergreen with a beautiful scented white flower. I've struggled with these as an inside plant in England but just put two in the garden can already see buds appearing.

Pruning - Gardenias have won the hearts of gardeners for their exquisite scent and beauty. As beautiful as gardenias are, they are a shrub. And like many shrubs, gardenias can benefit from being pruned. Click here for more.

Pruning Gardenias - Tips For When And How To Prune A Gardenia

Gardenias will set their flower buds for the next year in the fall. So pruning in the summer will allow you to cut back some of the older wood without risking cutting away newly set buds.

Gardenia jasminoide.  Magic Fertilizer Recipe from Houzz gardenia thread:  Here's the formula: 1/3 cup epsom salt; 1/3 cup liquid iron; 1/3 cup fish emulsion (hold your nose on this one); 1/3 cup of any balanced water soluable general garden fertiziler and 5 gallons of water. No incantations necessary. It won't keep so you have to use it up right away. My tomatoes love it too, daylilies jump out of the ground and the gardenias will bloom like never before. I put about a cup on every plant a

Tips For Fertilizing Gardenia Plants

Gardenia jasminoides Beautiful The fragrance of one flower makes the whole house smell wonderful!

My number one flower and fragrance!  HAWAIIAN PIKAKE!

Jasmine ‘Grand Duke of Tuscany’ (Jasminum sambac) With a rich, heavenly fragrance, the thick fully double white blooms are much revered throughout Asia where a perfumed drink is made by soaking the flower overnight in water.

...camelia...shrubs for front and back. Alternate with white and yellow camellias.

Gardenia Planting Guide

~~Gardenias Intensely fragrant white blossoms contrast beautifully with shiny, leathery dark green leaves. Plant them high (like azaleas and rhododendrons) and don’t let them be crowded by other plants or competing roots. Gardenias do well in large pots

Native to Hawaii, the Pikake is a delicate, exquisite jasmine flower.

Native to Hawaii, the Pikake is a delicate, exquisite jasmine flower. Princess Kai`ulani, the beloved last princess of Hawaii, filled her lush gardens at AInahau with lovely pikake.

Gardenia - my favorite scent and flower

We just bought 5 of the larger gardenia bushes for our hedge row. Gardenia - my favorite scent and flower