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Gardenia taitensis (Tahitian gardenia)
Loughmiller, Campbell and Lynn

Gardenia taitensis

Gardenia taitensis DC.

Tahitian gardenia

Rubiaceae (Madder Family)

Synonym(s): Gardenia weissichii

USDA Symbol: gata

USDA Native Status: HI (I)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Tree

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: May , Jun , Jul , Aug



National Wetland Indicator Status

Status: UPL
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Gardenia taitensis in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Gardenia taitensis in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Gardenia taitensis


Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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