Ceanothus thyrsiflorus var. repens 'Mystery Blue'
Californian Lilac - 3 litres
Ceanothus thyrsiflorus 'Mystery Blue' (Californian lilac) is an excellent, uncommon variety of this popular evergreen, with glossy rich green leaves and masses of bright china-blue flowers in May and June. Height and spread 2.5m by 3m. Suitable for a sunny sheltered border, or training against a sunny wall. One of the hardiest evergreen Ceanothus./ Plant in well-drained, fertile soil, in a sunny site sheltered from cold winds. In cold areas, best grown by a warm wall. Can be kept more compact by pruning lightly after flowering. Do not cut into old wood.
|Botanical name||Ceanothus thyrsiflorus var. repens|
|Common name||Californian Lilac|
|Flowering time||Spring, Summer|
|Plant type||Evergreen Shrubs|
|Season of interest||Spring, Summer|
|Time to maturity||5 - 10 years|
|Ultimate height||0.6m - 1m|
|Ultimate spread||1.6m - 2.5m|