Plumbago Leadwort

General Information

Plumbago Leadwort features brilliant clusters of deep blue flowers above the shiny green foliage. The attractive blooms last from summer to frost and attract butterflies.  Foliage turns bronze-red in fall.  The foliage of Plumbago Leadwort emerges in late spring as foliage from spring bulbs begins to die off, making it a great companion plant. Great low maintenance ground cover. Use in a rock garden, border or as a fill plant under shrubs.

Additional Information

Ceratostigma plumbaginoides grows best in Full to Part Sun.  It will grow 8-12″ tall with a spread of 10-20″. Plant in zones 5 to 11. Tolerates clay soil.  Drought tolerant. Attracts butterflies.

Care & Shipping Notes

Easy to grow in average, well drained soil. Tolerates a variety of soils as long as there is good drainage.No serious insect or disease problems.  NOT AVAILABLE FOR SALE IN THESE US STATES AND TERRITORIES: AK, HI, GM, PR, VI. Also, WE NO LONGER SHIP TO CALIFORNIA due to Department of Ag restrictions on live plants.

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Light Full Sun or Part Shade


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