400008 Ceanothus 'Italian Skies'
The cultivar, Ceanothus 'Italian Skies' is a superb EVERGREEN shrub which bears profuse flowers from late spring to early summer which are a breathtaking dense sky blue in colour - blue is not the easiest colour to introduce into your garden but Ceonothus 'Italian Skies' is a true jewel for its colour and performance. This shrub is fully hardy and will tolerate drought and can be grown near the seashore. Ceanothus 'Italian Skies' has evergreen leaves which are oblong, glossy, dark green and finely toothed . Excellent for a shrub border or against a sunny wall. Requires little or no maintenance and its flowers are showy and long lasting so a real treat to have in the garden. This shrub also has the added advantage of attracting beneficial wildlife to your garden - honey bees love the flowers, it also attracts the following butterflies, Gatekeeper, Meadow Brown, Small Toroiseshell, Small White