False Gardenia (Tabernaemontana australis)
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|Common name||False Gardenia|
|Botanical name||Tabernaemontana australis|
|Plant type(info)||Shrub, small tree|
|Foliage colour(info)||Dark green|
|Plant size(info)||2 to 5 metres high|
|Climate zones(info)||Humid tropical, humid subtropical|
|Light requirements(info)||Sun, semi-shade|
Note: the plant selector does include some plants which are classed as toxic. If you are unsure whether a plant is edible, be cautious about eating any plant part. Even well-known food plants such as rhubarb and potatoes can be poisonous if eaten raw. If children can access your garden, take extra care with plant selection.
Please refer to the Queensland Health website for more information.
Last updated 25 January 2012