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California lilac

Latin name: Ceanothus Species

Plant type: Shrub

Exposure: Sheltered

Sun/shade: Full Sun

Soil type: Clay, Sand, Loam

Months of flowering: April, May, June, July, August

Soil pH: Alkaline, Neutral

Flower colours: Blue

Petals: 5

Arrangement: Cluster

Note – there may be many different varieties or cultivars available of this plant and so the information here is generalised for this group. Some species may appear differently, flower at alternative times of year and may require different growing conditions.