Caryopteris 'Longwood Blue', has a light blue bloom color and silver colored foliage that makes this shrub still a spectacle out of bloom. Perfect for hedges, the mixed border, specimen, and mass plantings. Loved by butterflies, bees, hummingbirds, and disliked by deer. Drought tolerant once established.
Mature Plant Size: 2'-3' Tall, 2'-3' Spread Bloom Time: Late SummerLight Exposure:
Full Sun/Partial Shade Soil Type/pH: Well-drained/6.0-7.0Hardiness Zones: 5-9Containers Size: 4.5" PotFertilizer: Apply compost or an all purpose granular fertilizer around plants in early spring.Water: Monitor plants through first year for moisture. Once established water supplementation should only be needed in extended drought situations.Additional care: Trim to 6" in late winter or early spring before growth begins.