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Caryopteris clanodensis - 'Heavenly Blue' (Bluebeard, Blue Spiraea)

Type Shrub (Multi-stemmed Plant), Deciduous, Ground cover, Flowering
Form Spreading arching, Architectural Form
Size Medium Border Plant (50-180cm height)
Colours Light blue Flowers (Summer late), Grey Foliage
Care Some Maintenance Required - Tough Plant
Hardiness Frost hardy, Seaside Friendly
Growth Medium Growing Plant
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Strengths, Weaknesses & Design Usage

Strengths of Caryopteris clanodensis :

  • All round tough plant suitable for problem areas
  • Architectural plant – ideal as a ‘stand out’ plant
  • Suitable for exposed coastal planting
  • Tolerates full sun and sandy, drought-prone soils

Design & Plant Use for Caryopteris clanodensis :

  • Ideal for informal cottage garden style planting
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