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Ceratostigma willmotianum
Common Name: Chinese Plumbago Family: Plumbaginaceae (The Leadwort Family)

Ceratostigma willmotianum
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This shrub from southwestern China produces lilac-blue flowers in late summer that are still blooming when the deep green diamond-shaped foliage turns red in autumn.


Geogrpahical Origin:
Asia - China and Japan
Native Habitat:
Warm valleys at forest edges or in thickets, 700--3500 m.

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourBlue 
TypeShrub  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height2-4'  Bloom TimeLate Summer 
Spread2-3'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureLoves Sun Sun  Foliage ColourGreen 
Soil MoistureAverage Moist  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone6-10  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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