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PlantFiles: Caryopteris
Caryopteris nepalensis

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Family: Lamiaceae (lay-mee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Caryopteris (kar-ee-OP-ter-iss) (Info)
Species: nepalensis (nap-ahl-EN-sis) (Info)

Category:
Unknown - Tell us

Height:
36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Spacing:
Unknown - Tell us

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)
USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun
Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:
Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:
Dark Blue

Bloom Time:
Mid Summer

Foliage:
Unknown - Tell us

Other details:
This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
Flowers are good for cutting

Soil pH requirements:
Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:
Non-patented

Propagation Methods:
Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:
Unknown - Tell us

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Profile:

1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive 45eriepa On Jun 22, 2013, 45eriepa from Lexington, MA wrote:

Fully hardy here in zone 6. The foliage is distinguished by an odd, acrid odor, interesting but not necessarily nice.

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Lexington, Massachusetts
Rocky Point, New York
Nashville, Tennessee



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