Ceratostigma griffithii

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Description

(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.

CULTIVATION

Deep water in mid summer and a very hard prune after flowering.

FERTILISING

Regular applications of Seasol and Power Feed will keep it looking its best.

Plant Attributes

HAT COLOUR Blue
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.
WIDTH 90cm
HEIGHT 90cm