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yellow leaves

Zone Fremont, CA | garcia.joelinda added on May 16, 2015 | Answered

My three year old gardenia has yet to bloom. It recently starting getting yellow and brown leaves. I have it in a large pot. What is happening to my plant? Should I plant it in the ground?

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shelley
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Answered on May 17, 2015

Gardenias can thrive in containers with the proper care, so you do not have to plant it in the ground. I have included links to articles below that will help you diagnose the problems with your gardenia and restore it to good health.

Helping A Gardenia Bush With Yellow Leaves:
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/helping-a-gardenia-bush-with-yellow-leaves.htm

Gardenia Care To Get A Gardenia Bush To Bloom:
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/gardenia/gardenia-care-to-get-a-gardenia-bush-to-bloom.htm

Gardenia Houseplants: Tips For Growing Gardenias Indoors
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/gardenia/growing-gardenias-indoors.htm

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