This low-growing perennial ground cover spreads quickly by rhizomes and has dark green oval leaves with wavy, bristly margins on upright wiry red stems. Foliage becomes red in autumn. Deep blue flowers bloom summer into late fall.
Ceratostigma plumbaginoides (Plumbago larpentae)
Leaf notes : Foliage becomes red in fall.
Leaf shape : Oval with bristly, wavy margins
Leaf color : Dark green
Flower width : 3/4"
Flower color : Blue
Average size maturity width : 1 ft.
Average size maturity height : 1 - 1-1/2 ft.
Growth rate : Fast
USDA Zone : -20 to -15 F( Z5a)
Sunset zone : 2b-10, 14-24
Water requirements : Regular
Light exposure : Partial Sun
Attractive bark :Yes