Gardenia Plants

Deadheading Gardenias

Anonymous added on April 22, 2011 | Answered

I am new to gardening and this plant was a gift. Once the flower dies, should I just remove the dead petals, or how far down the stem should I go?

Share this Question:
Log in or sign up to help answer this question.
Check here if you would like to receive notifications every time this question is answered.
You are subscribed to receive notifications whenever this question is answered.
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on April 23, 2011

Deadheading removes the unsightly faded blooms, but letting them fall on their own will not hurt the plant.

Here is an article or two that you may find helpful:

Was this answer useful?
Looking for more?
Here are more questions about Gardenia Plants

You must be logged into your account to answer a question.

If you don't have an account sign up for an account now.