Ceanothus 'Concha'
Common name: 
Concha Ceanothus
Pronunciation: 
see-a-NO-thus
Family: 
Rhamnaceae
Genus: 
Type: 
Broadleaf
Native to (or naturalized in) Oregon: 
No
  • Broadleaf evergreen shrub, compact to 3 ft (0.9 m) high, with a greater spread.  Leaves alternate, simple, to 2.5 cm long, pallid green.  Flowers dark blue in tight, 7-12 cm clusters, somewhat reddish in bud, blooms in early summer (June).
  • Sun, tolerates summer water.
  • Hardy to USDA Zone 8  A hybrid of C. papillosus and C. impressus, or possibly just a compact form of C. papillosus.
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  • flower clusters and leaves

    flower clusters and leaves