Dark Knight Bluebeard
Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - ShrubGrowth Rate - Mature Height - 2-3'Mature Width - 2-3Longevity -
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - Deep blue-purple flowers in late summer, borne in small cymes from the axils of the uppermost leaves.Fruit - Off-white, papery fruit remain after the flowers fade, can be attractive in winter.Leaf - Opposite, simple leaves, 1-2" long, 0.5-1.25" wide, dull blue-green above, silvery tomentose beneathFall Color - Bark - Slender, 4-sided, pubescent, grayish green, nodes flattened.Other Features - Possible Use - Season Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - Prefers a loose, loamy soil and full sun.Native Habitat - Diseases and Insects - Strength - Weakness -Plants of this taxon:
Find Related Plants:- Other plants with the common name Bluebeard (Blue-spirea).- Other plants of the family Lamiaceae.- Other plants of the genus Caryopteris.- Other plants of the species Caryopteris x clandonensis.