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Lithodora GOLD ‘N SAPPHIRES™

These deep blue flowers make a beautiful contrast to the gold foliage. The lovely gold foliage stays attractive all summer. Excellent vigor, surprisingly good in the sun. Great used as a groundcover on banks or between stepping stones.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 5-7
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 4″ / 18″ / 4″
Exposure: 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 #

PP28629 ('LITGS')

EU Grant #

Hardiness Zone

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Growth Habit

Size (HT/W/FL HT)

4" / 18" / 4"

Finish Time

Bloom Time

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Growth Rate

Most Active Growing Season

Flower Color

Leaf Color

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Soil

Tolerant of poor soils.

pH

5.6 – 6.5

Exposure

Special Uses

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Nutritional Needs

Light or no fertilizer.

Dormancy

Dormant in winter.

Water (Greenhouse)

Dry moderately between waterings.

Water (Garden)

Low needs once established. Drought tolerant.

How Different?

First gold foliage form. Also great vigor and holds color all summer.

Landscape Value

Great accent groundcover for hot, sunny banks or rock gardens. Can also use as edging. Drought tolerant.

Finish Time to 4"

10 – 12 weeks

Comments

Needs good drainage and no winter leaf cover or mulch.

Grower Notes

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