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PlantFiles: Blue Leschenaultia
Lechenaultia biloba

Family: Goodeniaceae
Genus: Lechenaultia (lay-shen-NAWL-tee-uh) (Info)
Species: biloba (bi-LOW-buh) (Info)

Alpines and Rock Gardens

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

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Sun Exposure:
Sun to Partial Shade

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Bloom Color:
Medium Blue

Bloom Time:
Mid Spring


Other details:
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Soil pH requirements:
5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

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1 positive
No neutrals
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Gardeners' Notes:

Positive kennedyh On Oct 16, 2003, kennedyh from Churchill, Victoria
Australia (Zone 10a) wrote:

Blue Leschenaultia is a small shrub from Western Australia, with masses of brilliant blue flowers in the spring. It is a delightful addition to a rock garden. I bought one two years ago and it is just coming into flower in my garden right now.

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