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California Lilac 'Anchor Bay'


'Anchor Bay' is a dense, low-growing and spreading shrub with dark blue flowers. A garden-tolerant selection considered by many to be one of the best groundcover selections available. Performs well in both coastal and interior portions of California.

Ceanothus gloriosus 'Anchor Bay'

Leaf Characteristics

Leaf texture : Leathery

Leaf length : 1 1/2"

Leaf shape : Oblong-elliptic

Leaf color : Green

Flower Characteristics

Flower shape : Clusters

Flower color : Blue

Plant Anatomy

Foliage growth cycle : Evergreen

Average size maturity width : 6-8 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 : Sun

Landscape Attributes

Attractive bark :Yes

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