Petit Bleu™ Bluebeard

Caryopteris x clandonensis 'MiniBleu' PP #14,674

This superior selection offers deep blue flowers that are richer than other Caryopteris varieties and will attract butterflies to late summer gardens. Dark green glossy foliage covers its tight compact form. Perfect for perennial beds or fall plantings.
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Once established, needs only occasional watering during periods of extreme heat.

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Botanical Pronunciationkar-ee-OP-ter-iss klan-doh-NEN-sis
Average Size at MaturityReaches 24 to 30 in. tall and 24 to 36 in. wide.
Bloom TimeLate summer through fall
Deciduous/ EvergreenDeciduous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorBlue
Foliage ColorDark Green
Garden StyleCottage, Rustic
Growth HabitRounded
Landscape UseBorder, Mass Planting, Cutting Garden
Light NeedsFull sun
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Soil NeedsTree & Shrub Food
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Dense Habit, Easy Care, Sustainable, Waterwise, Compact Form
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsOnce established, needs only occasional watering during periods of extreme heat.

Prefers loose, well-drained soil. Prune in spring to just above emerging new growth. May die to the ground in northern zones, regrowing from roots in spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-11

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