CERATOSTIGMA

Commonly known as Shrubby plumbago

Ground cover and red/bronze colours in autumn from a sunny site.

Genus of about 8 species of deciduous and evergreen subshrubs and herbaceous perennials found in dry, open situations in northeastern tropical Africa, the Himalayas, China and southeastern Asia.

Further Reading....
  • Deciduous
    And evergreen subshrubs and herbaceous perennials. Grown for their 5-lobed flowers in shades of blue, and foliage which colours well in autumn.
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Wildlife plant - insects.
    Pests & Diseases
    Powdery mildew.
    Place of origin
    Northeastern tropical Africa, Himalayas, China and southeastern Asia.
    Resistant to honey fungus
    These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Soil Conditions
    Medium to light, fertile, well drained soil
Ceratostigma - Growing Guide

Buy Varieties of CERATOSTIGMA

CERATOSTIGMA griffithii

CERATOSTIGMA griffithii

Shrubby plumbago

deep blue flowers and good red autumn colour

 
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CERATOSTIGMA plumbaginoides

CERATOSTIGMA plumbaginoides

Shrubby plumbago

a perennial plant which provides good ground cover and deep blue flowers

 
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CERATOSTIGMA 'Summer Skies'

CERATOSTIGMA 'Summer Skies'

Shrubby plumbago

pale blue flowers on red stems from late summer to autumn. Excellent autumn colour as leaves turn red

 
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CERATOSTIGMA willmottianum

CERATOSTIGMA willmottianum

Shrubby plumbago

clear blue

 
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CERATOSTIGMA willmottianum 'Forest Blue'

CERATOSTIGMA willmottianum 'Forest Blue'

Shrubby plumbagto

bright blue flowers in late summer and good autumn colour

 
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CERATOSTIGMA willmottianum 'Sapphire Ring'

CERATOSTIGMA willmottianum 'Sapphire Ring'

Shrubby plumbago

yellow-gold foliage and blue flowers. Compact tidy habit

 
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