AWARD

CERATOSTIGMA willmottianum 'Forest Blue'

Commonly known as Shrubby plumbagto

Bright blue flowers in late summer and good autumn colour
Further Reading....
  • Deciduous
    Lance-shaped, pointed leaves to 5cm (2in) long, turning russet in autumn
  • Height
    50cm (20in)
  • Spread
    60cm (24in)
  • Medium shrub
    Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height
    Open-branched, spreading shrub with wiry stems. produces flowers to 2.5cm (1in) across in terminal and axillary spike-like clusters
  • 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

CERATOSTIGMA willmottianum 'Forest Blue'

 
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  • Additional Features
    Pests & Diseases
    Powdery mildew
    Place of origin
    Garden origin.
    Resistant to honey fungus
    These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Flower Shape
    Spikes
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Soil Conditions
    Medium to light, fertile, well drained soil
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Ceratostigma - Growing Guide

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