My gardenia really suffered over the winter. In late winter, my yard person cut it back to the point there are no leaves or growth. Will it come back?
Over Pruned Gardenia
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
This article should help with pruning gardenia: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/gardenia/when-to-prune-a-gardenia.htm
It should begin coming back sometime in spring or early summer, but may take a while longer for it to bloom again.