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California Lilac 'Skylark'


'Skylark' is an evergreen, dome-shaped ceanothus with a dense and compact habit and leathery bright emerald green foliage. This medium-sized shrub has blue flowers in loose clusters that bloom later than most ceanothus in late spring to summer.

Ceanothus thyrsiflorus 'Skylark'

Leaf Characteristics

Leaf texture : Leathery

Leaf length : 2"

Leaf shape : Oval to oblong

Leaf color : Bright 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 : 4-6 ft.

Cultural Information

USDA Zone : 10 to 15 F( Z8a)

Sunset zone : 5-9, 14-24

Water requirements : Rarely (Drought Tolerant)

Light exposure : Sun

Landscape Attributes

Attractive bark :Yes

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