The Plant Company

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Telephone:
01403 740100

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

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Opening times:
Monday-Friday, 9:00-17:30


 

The Plants

Ceratostigma 'Griffithii'

chinese plumbago

Photo of Ceratostigma 'Griffithii'

£10.99

A lovely shrub for late summer and autumn when many other flowers have faded. Masses of disc-shaped, vivid cobalt-blue flowers appear from August to October, and in autumn, the leaves turn a rich russet-red.

Type

  • Shrubs

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Foliage: Deciduous

Hardiness: Hardy

Vigour: Medium growing

Uses

  • Beds and borders
  • Cottage style garden
  • Slopes/banks
  • Contemporary style garden
  • Japanese style garden
  • Containers
  • Gravel garden
  • Hedging

Special features

  • Attractive to wildlife
  • Low maintenance
  • Ground cover
  • Attractive to bees
  • Autumn interest

Care instructions

Grow in well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade in a sheltered position. In mid-spring cut back the flowered shoots to within 2.5cm of the old growth.

Dimensions

Size: Small

Pot size: 3 litre

Height: 100cm

Spread: 50cm

Positions

  • Sun

Aspects

  • South
  • East
  • West

Soil types

  • Sandy
  • Normal
  • Clay

Soil pH ranges

  • Acid
  • Neutral
  • Alkaline