Ceratostigma plumbaginoides (Plumbago)
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Ceratostigma plumbaginoides

Plumbago

Foliage makes low green mound in summer, bursting into color in August with brilliant blue starry flowers. Later, the whole plant turns shades of scarlet and finally maroon. spreads by underground stolons. Very late to come up in the spring; worth the wait.

Height: 8-12 in
Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Blue
Bloom Time: August,September,October
Hardiness Zone: 5 TO 9
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Characteristics & Attributes for Ceratostigma plumbaginoides

Attributes

Drought Tolerant
Salt Tolerant
Fall Color

Attracts Wildlife

Attracts Butterflies

Critter Resistance

Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant

Plant Habit

Mound

Light Conditions

Sun to Part Shade

Flower Color

Blue

Flower Hue

Medium

Flower Height

8" to 12"

Flower Type

Solitary

Foliage Color

Green

Leaf Texture

Medium

Flower Form

Single

Flower Size

1/2"

Growth Rate

Average

Origin

Asia