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Gardenia

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Gender: Female Origin of Gardenia: Flower name

The name Gardenia is a girl's name . Gardenia and is often added to lists like Gorgeous Flower Names for Babies and discussed in our forums with posts like "Heaven, Hell, Purgatory - Girls".

From the experts:

More exotic and powerful than garden varieties like Rose and Lily. Named for a botanist apparently surnamed Garden.

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Famous People Named Gardenia

Pop Culture References for the name Gardenia

Gardenia, a city in "Winx Club, " Italian animated series
Gardenia, grass-type gym leader in the Pokemon games and anime
"Blue Gardenia," a 1953 film noir and song by Nat King Cole in the namesake film
Gardenia "Dinnie" Ross, character in "10 Kids, No Pets," by Ann M. Martin; twin sister Faustine
"Gardenia," song by Iggy Pop
An evergreen bush or tree, genus Gardenia, with shiny leaves and fragrant white flowers

Gardeenia, Deeni, Gardinia, Gardena, Denia

Comments

Mhill46 Says:

2017-09-25T15:01:51

Very beautiful name!

perdireinz Says:

2017-02-01T02:04:25

All I want to do is tell Gardenia what to do tonight...

princessepeach Says:

2016-10-31T02:06:48

From the song "Gardenia" by Iggy Pop, Gardenia reminds me of a character similar to Penny Lane from "Almost Famous."

Amanda Says:

2015-12-12T16:43:08

I absolutely love this name!

lesliemarion Says:

2015-02-15T21:28:19

This is a winner all around. Gardener for a boy (nickname Den), Gardenia for a girl. How cool is it to have the word garden in your name and be named for a scrumptious smelling flower?

Theodora_Phoenix Says:

2014-05-25T00:54:47

I love it. Unusual flower names are the best!

olive6611 Says:

2014-04-27T21:28:35

This name is so beautiful. I plan on naming my child this. :)

Tay2thestars Says:

2014-02-15T21:29:57

I've met a nurse named Gardenia...totally makes the name usable in the real world for me! On an unrelated note, the other nurse assigned to our room was named Chester. Such refreshing names!