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CEANOTHUS thyrsiflorus var repens

Associated Products

Rootgrow - Large - 360g

Rootgrow - Large - 360g

(360gram sachet - inc c&p) £12.00

Rootgrow - Medium - 150g

Rootgrow - Medium - 150g

(150gram sachet - inc c&p) £6.00

Additional Plant Details

  • Good to know - wildlife plant - insects, butterflies.
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    Pests & Diseases - honey fungus.

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    Place of Origin - USA (coastal northern California).

Delivery Information

Now is our busy period - orders are being packed 6 days a week, however please remember it may be 14 days before you RECEIVE your plants.
After our recent success at Chelsea we are receiving unprecedented demand which means that until we clear the backlog orders over £80 may take up to 21 days to be despatched.

We regret to inform you that we cannot currently accept orders for export outside of the UK until the autumn

Orders can also be collected in person from our Nurseries, or some of our shows - just tell us during the checkout process.

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 AWARD CEANOTHUS thyrsiflorus var repens

California lilac, Creeping blueblossom, Redroot

Vigorous low spreading habit and terminal clusters of light or darker blue flowers. Ideal for growing on a bank or in coastal conditions

Hardiness Rating

Hardy - cold Winter - Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/nothern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)

Mature Dimensions
overall height and width of plant once mature

Height - in metres - 1m (36in)
Spread - in metres - 2.5m (8ft)

Plant Type

Dwarf Shrub - Typically only grows to a maximum of one or two feet in height but there will be some exceptions. - flowers in lateral and terminal panicles.
Evergreen - glossy, mid-green leaves to 4cm (1½in) long.
Ground Cover - These plants are typically low growing and spread quickly to inhibit weed growth on areas of bare soil

Preferred Location

Full Sun
Full Sun - with shelter from cold winds. Most do well trained against a wall.

Soil Conditions

fertile well drained soil
No Preference - can be lime tolerant but leaves may become chlorotic on shallow chalk soils.

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