Lithodora GOLD 'N SAPPHIRES™Lithodora GOLD 'N SAPPHIRES™

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 # --
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Growth Habit
Size (HT/W/FL HT) 4" / 18" / 4"
Finish Time
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Growth Rate
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Flower Color
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Soil Tolerant of poor soils.
pH 5.6 - 6.5
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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.
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