Ceanothus Repens ( Creeping Blueblossom) - 75 cm
Ceanothus Repens on a bamboo rack. Height including pot, approx 75cm, pot 17cm diameter.
A low-growing shrub with dense, glossy evergreen foliage and racemes of blue flowers from late spring. An excellent ground cover plant that is easy to grow and care for and can be trained against a wall if required.
- Position: full sun
- Soil: fertile, well-drained soil
- Rate of growth: average
- Flowering period: May to June
- Hardiness: frost hardy (needs winter protection in cold areas)
- Garden care: Each year after the plant has flowered, take out any dead, diseased or damaged shoots. Apply a 5-7cm mulch of well-rotted organic matter around the base of the plant in autumn.