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6th January 2021. In line with the current government lockdown rules, Burncoose Nurseries is closed to visitors. However at present we are able to offer click and collect to local customers. This will be weekdays only, not weekends. Mail order is continuing as normal. However please allow extra time for the couriers to deliver, once despatched from us. Sorry to say that some depots are experiencing high volumes of traffic, also staff shortages.


Commonly known as Cape jasmine

Genus of about 200 species of evergreen trees and shrubs from open woodland or savannah in tropical regions of Africa and Asia.

Further Reading....

  • Evergreen
  • Medium shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - grown for their attractive foliage and fragrant, showy flowers.
  • Pests & Diseases - whiteflies, mealybug, grey mould (Botrytis).
  • Place of origin - tropical Africa and Asia.
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Greenhouse / conservatory - Not the sort of plants to be grown outside where there are likely to be frosts. These plants need to be grown in a conservatory or cool greenhouse or at least brought inside for the winter - do not over-water in winter
  • Soil Conditions - Acid / ericaceous loving - - for greenhouse - ericaceous compost - dappled light - moderate humidity.

Buy Varieties of GARDENIA

GARDENIA augusta 'Crown Jewel'

GARDENIA augusta 'Crown Jewel'  >

Commonly known as: Cape jasmine.
Double white perfumed flowers. Frost hardy
£17.50 each
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Available late spring to early summer 2021 - These plants will be available again sometime in late spring/early summer depending on growing conditions.

GARDENIA jasminoides   AWARD

GARDENIA jasminoides  >

Commonly known as: Cape jasmine.
(syn. Floribunda) - a compact bush for the greenhouse with creamy-white heavily scented camellia-like flowers and handsome glossy foliage
£15.00 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

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