Lithodora diffusa ‘Star’

Lithodora diffusa 'Star'

Lithodora diffusa ‘Star’ - Lithodora diffusa 'Star'

Common Name: Lithodora diffusa ‘Star’
Genus: Lithodora
Species: diffusa
Cultivar: 'Star'

Category: Shrubs and Sub-shrubs
Growth Rate: Average
Features: Good for a rock garden

Hardiness: HardyHeight: 0.10 m (10 cm)
Sun/Shade: Full sunSpread: 1.00 m (100 cm)

Foliage Type: EvergreenFlower Colour: Blue, White
Foliage Colour: GreenFlowering Period: May & June

Soil Type: Acidic
Ericaceous: Requires a neutral or acid soil (or ericaceous compost), with a pH of 7 or below
Soil Moisture: Moist, but well drained

Lithodora diffusa ‘Star’ is a low growing, evergreen shrub. It has dark green, small leaves. During late spring and early summer Lithodora diffusa ‘Star’ produces funnel-shaped, deep blue flowers that are edged white. Lithodora diffusa ‘Star’ would be an ideal choice for a rock garden, providing ericaceous compost is added to the planting hole.