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Plumbago

Botanical Name:
Ceratostigma plumbaginoides
Plant Description:
Spreading, woody-based perennial. Useful as a vigorous ground cover. Attractive shiny medium-green leaves turn bronze-red in autumn. 5-petaled sky blue flowers appear in clusters from July to September. Grows best in sun to part shade. Use carefully, may be overly aggressive in some situations.
Plant Family:
Plumbaginaceae
USDA Hardiness Zones:
5 to 9
Mature Size:
18" tall x 12" wide
Plant Type:
Perennial
Light Requirement:
Sun to Shade
Bloom Season:
August to September
Water Requirement:
2 - Moderate
Bloom Color(s):
Blue
Utah Native:
No
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