Ceratostigma griffithii (Ceratostigma griffithii)
China Blue is a very attractive mounded shrubby plant, densely leaved and massed with flowers in season.
POSITION & USES
Prefers full sun or light shade in well drained good garden soil that is not allowed to dry out completely in dry periods.
Deep water in mid summer and a very hard prune after flowering.
Regular applications of Seasol and Power Feed will keep it looking its best.
|SPECIAL QUALITIES||China Blue is a very attractive mounded shrubby plant, densely leaved and massed with flowers in season.|
|FLOWERS||The 5 cent sized blue flowers appear in late summer and autumn and cover the entire bush|
|PLANTS NEEDED PER SQUARE METRE||1-2|
|HABIT||A dense, twiggy shrubby plant, evergreen in warm climates and deciduous in cold climates. It has masses of small dull green leaves tinged purple at the margins.|