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
Attracts Butterflies
Blooms:
Flowering Time
Late spring to early summer
Landscape Uses:
Landscape Uses
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 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:
This interesting hybrid is a combination cross of two American native Ceanothus (C. ovatus and C. americanus) with that of C. coeruleus from Mexico.