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Caryopteris (kar-i-op'-ter-is)


Clusters of flowers in shades of blue on woody perennial plants from late summer to fall. Requires good drainage and best when cut back near to ground each spring. A favorite of butterflies. Companion Plants: Hemerocallis, Ornamental Grasses, Veronica.

divaricata 'Snow Fairy'

variegated Blue Mish Shrub

This variegated Japanese selection of the wonderful Himalayan perennial Caryopteris divaricata is about to make a big splash. The small, compact clump is composed of fuzzy, green leaves, each surrounded with a bright white border. Starting in mid-September, the clumps are topped with delightful "blue curls". Grows 2-3 feet.

Hardiness Zone: 6-9

Part Shade to Full Shade Attracts ButterfliesDeer Resistant

x clandonensis 'Dark Knight'

Deep blue flowers contrast against the dark silvery-green foliage, blooms late summer - mid fall, grows 36-48".

Hardiness Zone: 5-9, AHS Heat-Zone: 9-5

Full Sun Attracts ButterfliesDeer ResistantGood for Dry Locations

x clandonensis 'First Choice'

Cobalt - blue flowers on gray-green foliage, long-blooming, compact form, good for late summer color, grows 30-36".

Hardiness Zone: 5-9

Full Sun Deer ResistantGood Cut Flower

x clandonensis 'Worchester Gold'

In August you will observe this plants bright blue flowers held above yellow leaves which are slightly aromatic, its flowering time can be extended through the practice of dead heading the spent blooms. Grows 2ft in height.

Hardiness Zone: 6-9

Full Sun Deer Resistant

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