Double tagar, Tabernaemontana divaricata 'Flore Pleno'

https://www.jagtapnursery.com/web/image/product.template/5338/image_1920?unique=d258067

₹ 30.00 30.0 INR ₹ 30.00

₹ 30.00

Not Available For Sale

  • Polybag size / Pot size
  • Plant height

This combination does not exist.

Specifications

Polybag size / Pot size Polybag: 10x10, 3.9L
Plant height 12''

Description

Double Tagar is a delightful shrub that stands out for its captivating, double-petaled, star-shaped flowers. The blossoms are typically white, although some cultivars may showcase cream or pale yellow hues. These fragrant flowers contrast beautifully against the plant's glossy, dark green leaves. It generally reaches a height of 4 to 8 feet (1.2 to 2.4 meters), 

Ideal Locations in Landscaping:

  • Ornamental Beauty: Plant Double Tagar as an ornamental centerpiece in your garden, where its exquisite flowers and sweet fragrance can be appreciated.
  • Containers: This shrub can also thrive in containers on patios or balconies, allowing you to enjoy its beauty up close.

Maintenance Care:

  • Sunlight: Double Tagar thrives in partial to full sunlight. Ensure it receives at least 4 to 6 hours of sunlight daily.
  • Watering: Maintain regular watering, keeping the soil consistently moist but not waterlogged.
  • Pruning: Prune the shrub after flowering to maintain its shape and encourage new growth.
  • Fertilization: Apply a balanced, slow-release fertilizer in the spring to support healthy blooming.

Characteristics:

  • Fragrance: The sweet, captivating fragrance of Double Tagar flowers adds a sensory delight to your outdoor space.
  • Attracts Pollinators: The blossoms attract pollinators like butterflies, making it a charming addition to pollinator-friendly gardens.

Pest and Diseases:

  • Double Tagar can be susceptible to common garden pests like aphids and mealybugs. Regularly inspect the plant for signs of infestation.
  • It may also face issues with leaf spot diseases, particularly in humid conditions.

Preventive Measures:

  • Apply neem oil or insecticidal soap to deter aphids and mealybugs.
  • Ensure proper spacing and air circulation to reduce the risk of leaf spot diseases.
  • Prune away and discard affected plant parts.

Read More