blue-mist-shrub

Botanical Name Caryopteris x clandonensis 'Longwood Blue'
Common Name Blue Mist Shrub
Plant Type Deciduous shrub
Hardiness Zone 5-9
Height 2-4 ft.
Spread 2-4 ft.
Habit upright to rounded
Exposure full sun
Bloom Type July-Sept.
Bloom Color blue
Flower showy, fragrant
Autumn/Winter Intrest insignificant
Suggested Use butterfly garden, mass plantings
Locations Adventure Island
Notes Blue-mist shrub likes full sun to part shade and very well-drained soil that is not overly rich. Cut back in late winter for a strong, dense shrub in summer.
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