• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Partial Sun
    Partial to full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Low
    Once established, requires only occasional water.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Average Landscape Size
    Reaches 2 to 3 ft. tall and 3 ft. wide.
    Key Feature:
    Key Feature
    Attractive Flowers
    Blooms:
    Flowering Time
    Late spring to early summer
    Landscape Uses:
    Landscape Uses
  • Detail
    Plant type:Perennial
    Deciduous/evergreen:Deciduous
    Growth habit:Round
    Growth rate:Moderate
    Average landscape size:Reaches 2 to 3 ft. tall and 3 ft. wide.
    Foliage color:Green
    Blooms:Late spring to early summer
    Flower color:Blue
    Flower attributesShowy Flowers
    Design IdeasFeature as an accent or border plant, or mass into foundations or large beds to provide a spectacular splash of spring color. Makes an attractive, small-scale espalier.
  • Care
    Care Information
    Provide well-drained soil. Prune to shape after flowering. Apply controlled release fertilizer in spring.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Partial Sun
    Partial to full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Low
    Once established, requires only occasional water.
  • History & Lore
    History:
    This interesting hybrid is a combination cross of two American native Ceanothus (C. ovatus and C. americanus) with that of C. coeruleus from Mexico.