Gardenia Plants

Is Ericaceous Compost Ok for Planting Indoor Gardenia?

alukesa added on May 21, 2014 | Answered

I wish to pot a newly acquired gardenia plant.

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Answered on May 21, 2014

Yes, since gardenias are classed as ericaceous plants, compost (potting soil) mixed for acid-lovers should work. Gardenias grow best in pH of 5.0 - 6.0, you may want to do a simple pH test now and then. This article has more tips on growing gardenias in pots:

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