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  • Non-native

California Lilac

(Ceanothus Species)

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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.

Plant information and growing conditions

  • Plant Type
    Shrub
  • Sun/Shade
    Full Sun
  • Months of Flowering
    April, May, June, July, August
  • Flower Colours
    Blue
  • Petals
    5
  • Arrangement
    Cluster
  • Exposure
    Sheltered
  • Aspect
    South, West, East
  • Soil Type
    Clay, Sand, Loam
  • Soil Moisture
    Well-drained, Moist But Well-drained
  • Soil pH
    Alkaline, Neutral

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