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Species Name: Ceanothus 'Skylark'
Common Name: Skylark California Lilac
- Formal looking, great for a hedge. Compact and dense with dark green leaves. Flowers later in the spring than most other Ceanothus.
- Plant Family: Rhamnaceae
- Plant Type: Shrub
- Height by Width: 4' H x 5' W
- Growth Habit: Compact medium-size shrub
- Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
- Growth Rate: Fast
- Sun Exposure: Full to part sun
- Soil Preference: Well-draining
- Water Requirements: Infrequent to moderate
- Cold Hardy to: 10-15 degrees F
- Flower Season: Spring
- Flower Color: Bright blue
- Endangered?: Not listed
- Distribution: Selected for the garden
- Natural Habitat: Coastal Sage Scub, chapparal
- Care and Maintenance
- Other Names
- Bornstein, Carol, David Fross, and Bart O'Brien. California Native Plants for the Garden. Los Olivos, CA: Cachuma Press. 2005.