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Lithodora diffusa 'Grace Ward'


Lithodora diffusa 'Grace Ward'

CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION
Small dense ground cover shrub with long trailing stems clothed with small dark green leaves. In spring it is a mass of the most intense blue flowers you can get. Great for bees. It grows best in a sunny or semi-shaded site, tolerates dry once established. Frost hardy. Good for over walls or rocks, or as a low edge.

 
Genus
Lithodora
Species   diffusa
Cultivar   'Grace Ward'

Common name
Lithodora

Family name
Boraginaceae
Place of origin
Europe


DETAILS
Height
15 cm
Width
50 cm
(expected growth in average NZ conditions in 5 to 10 years)
Leaves
Evergreen

Soil Type
Needs well drained soil / Prefers acidic / lime-free soil.

Moisture
Prefers even soil moisture

Exposure
Frost hardy / Grows in sun or semi-shade / Tolerates coastal sites


Shrubs

Category
Prostrate or creeping.
Availability
We have this currently available in a POT 2.5 container. Ask for it at your retailer.
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