This low growing gardenia lives up to its name Buttons because it is “cute as a button” with abundant, 2” semi-double flowers with a button center. Extremely fragrant and heat tolerant. Buttons Gardenia was bred with a specific structural trait in mind '– lots of lateral branches. Not only does this branching habit make shrubs look lush and full, but it also creates a profusion of flowers. With more branches, you get more flowers! this Gardenia does well in containers and in the landscape.