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Ceanothus griseus 'Louis Edmunds'

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Species Name: Ceanothus griseus 'Louis Edmunds'
Common Name: Louis Edmunds California Lilac

Profuse bloom and rapid growth. A good choice for a hedge or screen if you have the space (it gets wide!). Has large flowers and a long bloom season. Can handle regular garden care.

Plant Family: Rhamnaceae
Plant Type: Shrub
Height by Width: 6' H x 12 - 20' W
Growth Habit: Dense and spreading
Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
Growth Rate: Fast
Sun Exposure: Coast: full sun; Inland: part sun
Soil Preference: Well-draining, rocky
Water Requirements: Occasional to moderate
Cold Hardy to: Frost tender
Flower Season: Spring
Flower Color: Blue
Endangered?: Not listed
Distribution: A selection for the garden. Introduced by Saratoga Horticultural Foundation
Natural Habitat: Canyons, slopes, foothills

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