Blue Balloon® Bluebeard
Caryopteris x clandonensis 'Korball' Blue Balloon®
Spherical in habit, like a blue balloon when in full bloom. Striking deep blue flowers appear from early summer to fall and are attractive to butterflies and bumblebees. Dark green leaves have silvery hairs beneath and emit a lavender fragrance. Adaptable to most soils. This strong selection has exhibited winter hardiness in USDA Zone 5; stems may die back and re-sprout from roots in spring.
|Key feature:||Fragrant foliage|
|Cold hardiness zones:||6 - 9|
|Light needs:||Full sun|
|Water Needs:||Once established, needs only occasional watering|
|Average landscape size:||Moderate growing to 2-1/2 ft. tall, 2 ft. wide.|
|Flower attributes:||Fragrant, Repeat Flowering, Showy Flowers|
|Special features:||Attracts Butterflies, Easy Care, Waterwise|
|Blooms:||Early summer through fall|
|Foliage color:||Dark Green|
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