Hardy Plumbago – Hardy Leadwort

Hardy Plumbago – Hardy Leadwort

Ceratostigma plumbaginoides

Few flowers can match the gorgeous blossoms of Hardy Plumbago for sheer color intensity. The gentian-blue flowers bloom from August through October on easy-care slow-growing dark green plants. In autumn, the foliage turns a beautiful burgundy-red.

Give the plants plenty of room to spread.

Type of Plant: Perennial

Distinguishing Characteristics: Striking blue flowers intermingled with shiny, green ovate leaves form an attractive spreading mound

Water Use: Moderate

Flower Color: Blue

Sun/Location: Full to Part Sun