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Ceratostigma plumbaginoides
Ceratostigma plumbaginoides - Chinese Plumbago
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Very hardy, semi-deciduous, dwarf groundcover has small, oval, green leaves that turn flaming scarlet and crimson in late Autumn and Winter. Profuse star-shaped, deep blue flowers in Spring, Summer and Autumn. Ideal for full sun and part shade in garden beds, mass plantings, borders, between pavers, window boxes and pots.

Size — 140mm
Growth Width — 45cm
Growth Height — 30cm
Drought Tolerant
Frost Tolerant
Flower Colour — Blue
Light Requirements — Full sun, Part Shade
Soil Requirements — Well drained soil
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Planting Advice

Incorporate planting compost such as Active 8, 50:50 with existing soil at time of planting, and water with Harvest once a week for the first 6 weeks. Keep well mulched.

Watering needs

Water deeply until established for the first 6 to 8 weeks.

Pruning Advice

Lightly prune regularly in the warmer months to maintain shape and size.