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A picture of a Bluebeard 'Good As Gold' (PBR)

Bluebeard 'Good As Gold' (PBR)

Caryopteris 'Good As Gold'

Also known as

Blue Spirea 'Good as Gold'

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Full Sun
Easy care
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H4

RHS hardiness

-10°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

1.5m

-140cm

Min

60cm

2 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has a mild fragrance

Bluebeard 'Good As Gold' (PBR) Overview

Caryopteris 'Good As Gold' is a shrubby perennial that forms a rounded mound of gold-yellow coloured leaves and in summer blue flowers appear that pollinating insects can't resist. Caryopteris 'Good As Gold' is the preferred selling name of Caryopteris 'Novacargol' that is protected under intellectual property laws by Plant Breeders' Rights. These provide the breeder of new plants exclusive control over the plant material for a set amount of time.

Common problems with Bluebeard 'Good As Gold' (PBR)

Special features of Bluebeard 'Good As Gold' (PBR)

Attractive leaves

Attractive flowers

Attracts useful insects

Other uses of Bluebeard 'Good As Gold' (PBR)

Border, cutting bed, edging