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California Lilac 'Dark Star'


'Dark Star' is one of the best blooming ceanothus with one of the best bloom colors. Dark cobalt blue, honey-scented flower clusters appear in late spring among the dense dark green foliage. This showy evergreen medium-sized shrub is popular for hedges, screens and windbreaks.

Ceanothus 'Dark Star'

Leaf Characteristics

Leaf length : 1/4"

Leaf color : Dark green

Flower Characteristics

Flower shape : Clusters

Flower color : Blue

Plant Anatomy

Foliage growth cycle : Evergreen

Average size maturity width : 5-6 ft.

Average size maturity height : 5-6 ft.

Growth rate : Slow-Moderate

Cultural Information

USDA Zone : 15 to 20 F( Z8b)

Sunset zone : 5-9, 14-24

Water requirements : Rarely (Drought Tolerant)

Light exposure : Sun

Landscape Attributes

Attractive bark :Yes

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