Gardenia Plants
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Gardenia

Zone 95682 | Wild.jill7 added on August 3, 2016 | Answered

The blossoms are dry and hard, not falling off. The leaves are yellow. What should I do?

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Downtoearthdigs
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on August 4, 2016

Gardenia are a finicky plant.

If the flowers have faded, you should dead head those from the plant.
Yellowing leaves can be an indication of watering issues, disease, pests or nutrition.
These articles will help you pinpoint the cause.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/gardenia/gardenia-plant.htm

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/helping-a-gardenia-bush-with-yellow-leaves.htm

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/gardenia/common-gardenia-diseases.htm
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/gardenia/gardenia-pests.htm

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