Niche Gardens - North Carolina (NC) Native Pants

Ceratostigma plumbaginoides

 


Full Sun
Partial Shade
Drought Tolerant

Ceratostigma plumbaginoides (Plumbaginaceae)
(sir-ra-to-STIG-ma plum-bah-gin-OY-deez)
Plumbago

Clear, medium-blue flowers appear from summer to frost; bright green foliage creeps and weaves on wiry red stems. Makes pleasing company with many plants try it with Coreopsis 'Moonbeam' or Sedum 'Autumn Joy'. In fall, the leaves turn scarlet-red for an added attraction. Grow in sun to part shade and well-drained soil.

Bloom color: blue
Bloom period: late-summer
Height: 6-8"
Spread: 1-1.5'
Zones: 6-9

Container size: Qt.
Price: $10
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