Caryopteris incana 'Sunshine Blue®'
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- Unique, lilac-blue flowers
- Flowers when few other shrubs are still in bloom
- Doesn't mind hot, dry sites
Caryopteris incana 'Sunshine Blue®' works wonderfully as a border plant, in beds, or in containers because of its gorgeous flowers and compact habit.
Uses: Landscapes, Borders, Containers, Cottage Gardens, Flower Beds, Mass Planting, Rock Gardens, Xeriscaping
Critter Resistance: Deer
Nature Attraction: Bees, Butterflies, Beneficial Insects
Notable Features: Cut Flower, Fragrant, Aromatic foliage
Growth Habit: Mounding
Homeowner Growing Tips: Grow in full sun. Happy in well-drained to dry, poor, or sandy soils. In northern climates, Caryopteris will die back each year and resprout from the base of the plant in spring; a winter mulch is beneficial, but avoid the stems. Prune the dead branches back in the spring.