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Caryopteris divaricata 'Snow Fairy'
Common Name: Bluebeard Family: Verbenaceae (The Verbena Family)

Caryopteris divaricata 'Snow Fairy'
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A beautiful foliage shrub introduced from Japan. The leaves have a striking white variegation to the margin and grey-green interiors. The habit is rounded and the plant matures to a nice controlled 2-3 feet high and wide. The flowers are wispy, blue and appear in late summer through fall. Best in full sun. Drought tolerant once established. Does not like wet soils.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Native Habitat:
Mixed forests on mountain slopes and along roadsides; 700-2900 m.

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourBlue 
TypeShrub  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height2-4'  Bloom TimeSummer 
Spread2-3'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureFull - Part Sun Sun  Foliage ColourVariegated - Cream/White 
Soil MoistureAverage Dry Drought Tolerant  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone5-9  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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