Here’s a few fun facts the Flower Blog staff wanted to share about the Gardenia:
- The Gardenia is in the same family as coffee.
- Gardenias are popular due to strong sweet scent of their flowers.
- The Gardenia fruits are known for their clearing, calming, and cooling properties are often used in traditional Chinese medicine.
- Gardenias symbolize purity and sweetness. They indicate secret love.
- Because they thrive in high-humidity climates and are a delicate flower by nature, farmers find growing Gardenias to be a challenging task.
Credit: content from Wikipedia