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CARYOPTERIS x clandonensis 'Stephi'

Commonly known as Blue beard, Blue spiraea

Compact habit and fragrant lilac-pink flowers from midsummer to early autumn

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individually £11.50 each, 3+ £9.00 each

  • Deciduous - grey-green leaves to 5cm (2in) long
  • Shades of pink - All shades of pink through to Carmine (red) - lilac pink
  • Height - 75cm (30in)
  • Spread - 90cm (36in)
  • Medium shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height - mound-forming. Produces flowers in axillary or terminal cymes to 1cm (½in) across
  • Hardy - average winter - Hardy through most of the UK apart from inland valleys, at altitude and central/northerly locations. May suffer foliage damage and stem dieback in harsh winters in cold gardens. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -10°C (14°F)
  • Full sun - in colder climates grow against a warm wall
  • Additional Features - Good to know - recent introduction. Wildlife plant - bees, butterflies and other insects
  • Pests & Diseases - capsid bugs
  • Place of origin - garden origin. UK. Peter Catt, Liss Forest Nurseries, Hants.
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Scented Plants - Scented foliage
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions - Medium to light, fertile, well drained soil
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly
  • Butterfly friendly
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75cm (30in)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Watering Can
  90cm (36in)
 

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