Ceanothus, California Lilac 'El Dorado'

Ceanothus

Family: Rhamnaceae
Genus: Ceanothus (see-an-OH-thus) (Info)
Cultivar: El Dorado
Additional cultivar information:(PP13433, aka Perado)
Hybridized by Smith
Registered or introduced: 2001

Category:

Perennials

Shrubs

Water Requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Foliage:

Grown for foliage

Evergreen

Good Fall Color

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Height:

10-12 ft. (3-3.6 m)

Spacing:

15-20 ft. (4.7-6 m)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)

USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)

USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

Medium Blue

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Size:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Time:

Mid Spring

Late Spring/Early Summer

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Patented

Propagation Methods:

From softwood cuttings

By simple layering

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

This plant is said to grow outdoors in the following regions:

Elk Grove, California

Beaverton, Oregon(12 reports)

Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral

On Mar 17, 2007, berrygirl from Braselton, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

Ceanothus 'El Dorado' VARIEG. CALIF. LILAC EG (z8) (WNa)
Leaves brightly, irregularly edged with yellow and medium-blue mini-lilac e.summer flowers make this drought-resistant 8' rounded shrub a fine hedge or accent. Sun/Med/GOOD Drainage

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