Caryopteris clandonensis 'First Choice'Caryopteris clandonensis 'First Choice'

Common Name: First Choice Bluebeard

Patent: PP11958

Bloomtime: Mid Summer through Fall

Exposure: Full sun

Height: 60.0-120.0 cm (24-48") inches

Spread: 60.0-90.0 cm (24-36") inches

Water: Average, well drained soil

Hardiness: zones 5-9

Zone: 5

Deer Resistant: rarely damaged by deer

Attracts Butterflies: attracts butterflies, bees and hummingbirds

Drought Tolerant: drought tolerant

Characteristics: Compact, bushy, mound-forming shrub with upright, arching branches, Small, dark green leaves look good all season and provide an excellent contrast to the purple-blue flowers that are proudced from Mid Summer through Fall , Attractive plant to add colour to the late season garden. Useful in borders, rock gardens, water-wise gardens and patio planters,