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Lithodora diffusa 'Magic Carpet'


Lithodora diffusa 'Magic Carpet'

CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION
Small dense ground cover shrub 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 around rocks, or as a low edge.

 
Genus
Lithodora
Species   diffusa
Cultivar   'Magic Carpet'

Common name
Lithodora

Family name
Boraginaceae
Place of origin
Europe


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

Soil Type
Grows in most soil types / Prefers acidic / lime-free soil.

Moisture
Prefers even soil moisture

Exposure
Frost hardy / Prefers a sunny site


Shrubs

Category
Dwarf, height 0.3 and 1 metre.
Availability
We have this currently available in a POT 2.5 container. Ask for it at your retailer.
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