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Blue Jeans California Lilac

Ceanothus x 'Blue Jeans'

One of the toughest of the Ceanothus hybrids, offering a colorful show of lavender-blue flowers every spring with minimal care. Graceful form with glossy, small, holly-like leaves. Outstanding landscape accent for naturalized areas or waterwise gardens, providing seeds and cover for birds and wildlife. Evergreen.
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Good to grow!9


Full sun

Drought tolerant once established.

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Botanical Pronunciationsee-an-OH-thus
Average Size at MaturityFast growth to 6 ft. tall and wide.
Bloom TimeLate spring to early summer
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeShowy Flowers
Flower ColorViolet-blue
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleCottage, Rustic
Growth HabitRounded
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseFirescaping/Firewise, Hedge, Mass Planting, Privacy Screen, Coastal Exposure
Light NeedsFull sun
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Easy Care, Sustainable, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise, Bird Friendly
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsDrought tolerant once established.

Tolerates heavier soils; best with well drained soil. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Best in full sun with little to no summer water once established.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 8-10

Your USDA Cold Hardiness Zone: 9

Good to grow!