A picture of a Purple Gromwell 'Heavenly Blue'

Purple Gromwell 'Heavenly Blue'

Lithodora diffusa 'Heavenly Blue'

Lithodora diffusa 'Heavenly blue' J1 by Jamain (CC BY-SA 3.0)

Full Sun
Moderate care
Light watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

50cm

Max

50cm

10cm

Min

10cm

10 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has a mild fragrance

More images of Purple Gromwell 'Heavenly Blue'

A close up of the plant Lithodora diffusa 'Heavenly Blue' flowering in a garden setting.
A close up of the blue flowers of Lithodora 'Heavenly Blue' taken by Jo Baker
A photo of Purple Gromwell 'Heavenly Blue'
A photo of Purple Gromwell 'Heavenly Blue'

Purple Gromwell 'Heavenly Blue' Overview

Glossy dark green foliage that is trailing making it a great groundcover plant. Has gentle blue flowers.

Common problems with Purple Gromwell 'Heavenly Blue'

Generally pest and disease free.

How to harvest Purple Gromwell 'Heavenly Blue'

Generally not harvested.

How to propagate Purple Gromwell 'Heavenly Blue'

Cuttings

Take semi hardwood cuttings.

Seed

Propagate by seed in the autumn.

Special features of Purple Gromwell 'Heavenly Blue'

Ground cover

Attractive flowers

Other uses of Purple Gromwell 'Heavenly Blue'

This mat forming shrub suits an open site an works well in Rock and gravel gardens as well as in mixed containers.

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