Ceratostigma Plumbago

Ceratositigma plumbaginoides


Ceratostigma plumbaginoides, commonly called plumbago or leadwort is easily grown in average, medium, well-drained soils in full sun to part shade.  Spreads by rhizomes and can be somewhat aggressive in optimum growing conditions.  Geen leaves in summer turning bronze-red in autumn.

Height: 9-18 Inches
Spread:  12-18 Inches
Zone: 5-9
Full Shade to Full Sun
Foliage: Green
Bloom Color: Deep Blue
Bloom Time: Late Spring, Summer and Fall
Deer Resistant: No
Evergreen: Yes