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Californian lilac 'Dark Star'

Ceanothus 'Dark Star'

California lilac

Also known as Californian lilac, Ceanothus 'Dark Star' is a spreading shrub with evergreen, oval-shaped foliage. Flowers are small and rich blue-purple in colour, produced in dense clusters with distinctive yellow-tipped stamens. Flowers are produced from arching branches late in spring.

Planning

Flowering time
Spring

Propagation

Notes
Propagation through cuttings is considered moderately difficult. Semi-ripe cuttings may be taken from mid-summer through to autumn.

Special features

Geography

Environment

Light
Full Sun
Soil moisture
Dry
Soil type
Clay, Loam, Sand
Soil PH preference
Alkaline, Neutral
Frost hardiness
Hardy

Personality

Family
Rhamnaceae
Flower colour
Purples, Blue

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