Ceanothus (California Lilac)

Ceanothus Thyrsiflorus Var Repens

Ceanothus (California Lilac)

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A classic and ever popular evergreen shrub, growing to approximately 1-1.5m tall and perfect for attracting butterflies and bees into the summer garden. Winner of the RHS Award of Garden Merit, this premium variety has a natural spreading habit that makes it versatile for borders, flower beds or acting as a stand-alone impact shrub. Supplied as 9cm pot plants, flowering May-June.

Normally priced at 5.99 each, now available for only 2.99 - saving 3.00 off RRP.

Key Product Information

Season Interest Summer
Flower Colour Purple
Foliage Colour Green
Preferred Location
  • Suitable for planting in sunny locations
    sun
  • Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
    part-shade
Positive attributes
  • Suitable for growing in pots and containers
    container
How Supplied Pot Grown
Delivery Dispatch within 5 days

Key Product Information

Dispatch within 5 days

Season Interest

Summer

Flower Colour

Purple

Foliage Colour

Green

Preferred Location
Suitable for planting in sunny locations
sun
Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
part-shade
How Supplied

Pot Grown

Flowering Time

  • J
  • F
  • M
  • A
  • M
  • J
  • J
  • A
  • S
  • O
  • N
  • D

Plant Size

Mature Height 100cm
Mature Spread 200cm
Height Supplied 25cm
Height Supplied

25cm

Mature Height

100cm

Mature Spread

200cm

Soil Type Light, well drained soil
Pruning Trim lightly after flowering
Soil Type

Light, well drained soil

Pruning

Trim lightly after flowering

Ceanothus are suitable for growing in most types of soil, provided it is well drained and relatively fertile. Should be planted in areas with plenty of access to sun.
When selecting a place to plant you should take some precaution to ensure there will be some protection from strong winds, as they may limit growth potential. Can be pruned back lightly after flowering each year, and water regularly.
  • Information
  • Key Product Information

    Season Interest Summer
    Flower Colour Purple
    Foliage Colour Green
    Preferred Location
    • Suitable for planting in sunny locations
      sun
    • Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
      part-shade
    Positive attributes
    • Suitable for growing in pots and containers
      container
    How Supplied Pot Grown
    Delivery Dispatch within 5 days

    Key Product Information

    How Supplied

    Pot Grown

    Dispatch within 5 days

    Season Interest

    Summer

    Flower Colour

    Purple

    Foliage Colour

    Green

    Preferred Location
    Suitable for planting in sunny locations
    sun
    Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
    part-shade

    Flowering Time

    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D

    Plant Size

    Mature Height 100cm
    Mature Spread 200cm
    Height Supplied 25cm
    Height Supplied

    25cm

    Mature Height

    100cm

    Mature Spread

    200cm

    Planting Plant in prepared soil, with a hole large enough to firmly hold the module.
    Soil Type Well drained fertile soil.
    Pruning Deadhead as necessary to prolong flowering.
    Soil Type

    Light, well drained soil

    Pruning

    Trim lightly after flowering

  • Planting & growing Instructions
  • Ceanothus are suitable for growing in most types of soil, provided it is well drained and relatively fertile. Should be planted in areas with plenty of access to sun.
    When selecting a place to plant you should take some precaution to ensure there will be some protection from strong winds, as they may limit growth potential. Can be pruned back lightly after flowering each year, and water regularly.
  • Video planting guides