Ceanothus Pugets Blue California Lilac
Ceanothus Puget's Blue 'Californian Lilac' Evergreen Shrub
'Puget's Blue' is a vigorous evergreen shrub of wide, spreading habit, with small glossy dark green leaves and abundant deep blue flowers in late spring and early summer
This Ceanothus is a dense growing evergreen shrub that bears clusters of blue flowers in early summer on arching branches. Dense dark green foliage is attractive all Year round.
Good for planting towards the back of a mixed border in full sun.
Ceanothus cultivation notes: Ceanothus will tolerate a wide range of problematic soil types as long as they are well drained and not overly fertile. For best results plant in a warm sheltered spot full sun and make best use of this tough plant by using it in hot dry problem spots where it will flourish in the poor of soils such as dry and and chalk.
Prune lightly to shape in early Spring.
Plant Strengths: Sun loving drought tolerant plant; Scented blossom;
All round tough plant suitable for problem areas;
Evergreen foliage for all year round colour and screening; Suitable for exposed coastal planting;
Attractive form or foliage for all year interest;
Tolerates full sun and sandy, drought-prone soils.
This is a strong plant approx 150 cm tall grown in a 20 Litre container.