Ceratostigma growing subshrub to shrub of the genus Ceratostigma also known as Leadwort, Plumbago, Ceratostigma perennial evergreen or cold deciduous can grow as annual in colder climates, used as ornamental plant can be ground cover and it’sdrought tolerant plant, can grow in subtropics, mediterranean, desert, temperate, tropics climate or as house plant and growing in hardiness zone 6+.

Leaves color green and next to the flowers the leaves become red.

Ceratostigma flower

Flower color blue or purple with five petals, the flowers grows in clusters.

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Requirements for Ceratostigma growing and care:

Rich soil

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed / Vegetative reproduction

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
No

Difficulties or problems when growing:
Invasive, aggressive, poisonous

Planting season:
Spring, summer, autumn

Pests and diseases:
Aphids, spider mites

Pruning season:
All year

How to prune:
Just for design and dead flowers

Size of the plant:
20-100 cm, 8-40 inches

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing / Medium growing

Water requirement:
Average amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade / Full Shade

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
Yes

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Yes

Blooming information

Bloom season:
Spring / Summer / Autumn

General information about the flower:
Blue or purple flowers with five petals, the flowers grows in clusters

Scientific name:

Ceratostigma

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