Victoria California Lilac
Ceanothus thyrsiflorus 'Victoria'
Once established, water occasionally; more often in extreme heat.
|Botanical Pronunciation||see-an-OH-thus thur-sih-FLOR-us|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing; reaches 9 ft. tall, 10 to 12 ft. wide.|
|Flower Attribute||Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Contemporary, Mediterranean, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Firescaping/Fire Wise, Hedge, Privacy Screen, Specimen, Coastal Exposure, Urban Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||Tree & Shrub Food|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, Waterwise, Year-round Interest|
|Watering Needs||Once established, water occasionally; more often in extreme heat.|
|Key Feature||Beautiful Flowering Shrub|
Adapts to most soils, provided well-drained; intolerant of soggy soils. Water regularly during first growing season to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency once established. Apply a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. Prune lightly in early summer to create a more dense habit.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 8 - 10