Gardenia Plants
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Gardenia Blooming Season

Zone 4 | dognasty added on October 6, 2012 | Answered

When do gardenias bloom and how do I get them to bloom? It is an indoor potted plant that has not bloomed for over a year.

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Nikki
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Answered on October 8, 2012

While most typically bloom in May or June, there are several varieties that bloom in early summer. The plant may not be getting enough light ot the soil could be lacking phosphorus (in which case, bone meal would help).

This article should help with getting it to bloom: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/gardenia/gardenia-care-to-get-a-gardenia-bush-to-bloom.htm

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