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Blue Plumbago

Botanical Name: Ceratostigma plumbaginoides

This perennial groundcover is especially striking late summer through autumn. Single gentian blue flowers start blooming in late summer and last through the first hard frost. Bright green foliage will turn a beautiful bronze red fall color. Use leadwort as an underplanting to large shrubs or perennials, en masse, or to hang over a rock wall.

Plant Features:

  • Height: 8 - 12 "
  • Spread: 10 - 20 "
  • Fall Foliage: Bronze red
  • Zone: 5 - 9

Plant information and imagery used by permission from Bailey Nurseries.
Plant Features are recommendations for optimal performance. Availability subject to change.