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6th January 2021. In line with the current government lockdown rules, Burncoose Nurseries is closed to visitors. However at present we are able to offer click and collect to local customers. This will be weekdays only, not weekends. Mail order is continuing as normal. However please allow extra time for the couriers to deliver, once despatched from us. Sorry to say that some depots are experiencing high volumes of traffic, also staff shortages.
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CEANOTHUS 'Burkwoodii'

Commonly known as California lilac, Redroot

Bright blue
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Available late spring to early summer 2021 - These plants will be available again sometime in late spring/early summer depending on growing conditions.
£14.50 each
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ for £12.00 each

Delivery Information Available late spring to early summer 2021
  • Evergreen - glossy, dark-green leaves to 3cm (1¼in) long, greyish beneath.
  • Blue
  • Height - 1.5m (5ft)
  • Spread - 2m (6½ft)
  • Medium shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height - bushy, compact shrub
  • 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 - with shelter from cold winds. Most do well trained against a wall.
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - wildlife plant - insects
  • Pests & Diseases - honey fungus.
  • Place of origin - garden origin.
  • Flower Shape - Panicles - - dense lateral and terminal panicles to 6cm (2½in) long
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Leaf margin - Serrate - see photos above
  • Leaf shape - Oblong - see photos above
  • Pruning group - Pruning group 5
    Suitable for: Evergreen shrubs that require minimal pruning.
    Action: Trim or lightly cut back shoots that spoil symmetry. Deadhead regularly.
    When: Annually after flowering.

    RHS group 8
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil -
  • Tolerates all - can be lime tolerant but leaves may become chlorotic on shallow chalk soils.
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
  • Rabbit Resistant
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Ceanothus - Growing Guide
1.5m (5ft)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Watering Can
  2m (6½ft)
 

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