Lithodora 'Crystal Blue'Lithodora 'Crystal Blue'

Lithodora ‘Crystal Blue’

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This plant is no longer for sale from TERRA NOVA® Nurseries. It is strictly on our website for information purposes only.

TERRA NOVA®'s first Lithodora introduction! 'Crystal Blue' possesses the largest sky blue flowers of any Lithodora. Extra-large, vigorous foliage covers the ground like no other. Lithodora is very versatile in the garden or containers. Distinctly different. Distinctly TERRA NOVA®. Be persuaded by 'Crystal Blue'.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 5-7
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 6″ / 30″ / 6″
Exposure: Part Shade, Full Sun
Bloom Time(s): April, May, June

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Common Name

Lithodora

Family

Boraginaceae

Genus

species

diffusa

Plant Type

Persistence

Evergreen

US Patent #

PP26553

EU Grant #

EU43676 ('TNLICB')

Hardiness Zone

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Growth Habit

Size (HT/W/FL HT)

6" / 30" / 6"

Finish Time

Bloom Time

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Growth Rate

Most Active Growing Season

Flowering Season

Flower Color

Leaf Color

Soil

Average, well drained soils.

pH

5.6 – 6.5

Exposure

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Special Uses

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Nutritional Needs

Light or no fertilizer.

Dormancy

Dormant in winter.

Water (Greenhouse)

Dry completely between waterings.

Water (Garden)

Low needs, keep on the dry side with good drainage.

How Different?

Lighter blue flowers. Good large flower size.

Landscape Value

Wonderful drought tolerant groundcover.

Finish Time to 4"

6 – 8 weeks

Comments

Needs good drainage and no winter leaf cover or mulch.

Grower Notes

Long Day plant. Dry down completely between waterings.

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