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Telephone:
01403 740100

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The Plant Company
Coolham Road
West Chiltington
Pulborough
West Sussex
RH20 2LH

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Monday-Friday, 9:00-17:30


 

The Plants

Caryopteris x clandonensis 'Dark Knight'

bluebeard

Photo of Caryopteris x clandonensis 'Dark Knight'

£7.99

This woody shrub is often treated like a perennial as the bushy, soft mound of light green, jagged-edged leaves blend very well with perennials. In late summer striking clusters of small, scented dark blue flowers.

Type

  • Shrubs
  • Plants on a budget

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Foliage: Deciduous

Hardiness: Hardy

Vigour: Medium growing

Uses

  • Beds and borders
  • Cottage style garden
  • Slopes/banks
  • Gravel garden
  • Mediterranean style garden

Special features

  • Attractive to wildlife
  • Low maintenance
  • Drought tolerant
  • Autumn interest
  • Scented foliage

Care instructions

Grow in well-drained soil in full sun in a sheltered position. In March prune all of the flowered stems back hard.

Dimensions

Size: Small

Pot size: 2 litre

Height: 100cm

Spread: 70cm

Positions

  • Sun

Aspects

  • South
  • West

Soil types

  • Sandy
  • Normal

Soil pH ranges

  • Acid
  • Neutral