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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.

CARYOPTERIS

Commonly known as Blue beard, Blue spiraea

Genus of 6 species of aromatic, deciduous shrubs and perennials from various habitats in the Himalayas and mountains of eastern Asia.

The very popular clandonensis cultivars originated in the garden of Arthur Simmonds at Clandon, Surrey, as the result of an accidental cross.

Further Reading....

  • Deciduous - shrubs and perennials
  • Dwarf shrub - Typically only grows to a maximum of one or two feet in height but there will be some exceptions.
  • Medium shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height
  • Full sun - in colder climates grow against warm wall.
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - wildlife plant - nectar and pollen for insects. Prune back hard in spring.
  • Pests & Diseases - capsid bugs
  • Place of origin - Himalayas, eastern Asia.
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Scented Plants - Scented flowers -
  • Scented foliage
  • Soil Conditions - Medium to light, fertile, well drained soil -
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
  • Butterfly friendly
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Caryopteris - Care Guide

Buy Varieties of CARYOPTERIS

CARYOPTERIS x clandonensis 'Heavenly Blue'

CARYOPTERIS x clandonensis 'Heavenly Blue'  >


Commonly known as: Blue beard, Blue spiraea.
Deepest blue
Multibuy
individually £12.50 each, 3+ £10.00 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

CARYOPTERIS x clandonensis 'Kew Blue'

CARYOPTERIS x clandonensis 'Kew Blue'  >


Commonly known as: Blue beard, Blue spiraea.
Strong blue
Multibuy
individually £12.50 each, 3+ £10.00 each
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Available Early Spring 2021 - Should be available March/April onwards depending on growing conditions.

CARYOPTERIS x clandonensis 'Stephi'

CARYOPTERIS x clandonensis 'Stephi'  >


Commonly known as: Blue beard, Blue spiraea.
Compact habit and fragrant lilac-pink flowers from midsummer to early autumn
Multibuy
individually £12.50 each, 3+ £10.00 each
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Available Early Spring 2021 - Should be available March/April onwards depending on growing conditions.

CARYOPTERIS x clandonensis 'Worcester Gold'  AWARD

CARYOPTERIS x clandonensis 'Worcester Gold'  >


Commonly known as: Blue beard, Blue spiraea.
Golden foliage and bright blue flowers
Multibuy
individually £12.50 each, 3+ £10.00 each
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Available Early Spring 2021 - Should be available March/April onwards depending on growing conditions.

CARYOPTERIS incana 'Sunshine Blue'

CARYOPTERIS incana 'Sunshine Blue'  >


Commonly known as: Blue beard, Blue spiraea.
Bright yellow leaves giving good colour all summer. Dark blue flowers
Multibuy
individually £12.50 each, 3+ £10.00 each
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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.

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