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Wild Lilac


'Centennial' is a low-growing, spreading evergreen ceanothus with small round dark green leaves, wavy margins and glossy surfaces that glisten in the sun. Dark cobalt blue flowers are held tightly in short rounded or cylindrical clusters in spring. Excellent shrub for light shade around oak edges. Provide some shade in hot, interior locations.

Ceanothus 'Centennial'

Leaf Characteristics

Leaf texture : Glossy

Leaf length : 1/4 - 1/2"

Leaf shape : Round with wavy margins

Leaf color : Dark green

Flower Characteristics

Flower shape : Rounded or cylindrical clusters

Flower color : Blue

Plant Anatomy

Foliage growth cycle : Evergreen

Average size maturity width : 5-10 ft.

Average size maturity height : 2 ft.

Cultural Information

USDA Zone : 15 to 20 F( Z8b)

Sunset zone : 5-9, 14-24

Water requirements : Rarely (Drought Tolerant)

Light exposure : Partial Sun

Landscape Attributes

Attractive bark :Yes

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