Leadwort Plumbago Details

Leadwort Plumbago

  • Also Known As: Hardy Plumbago
  • Botanical Name: Ceratostigma plumbaginoides
  • Plant Type: Groundcover
  • Light Requirement: Full Shade, Partial Shade, Full Sun
  • Water Demand: Medium
  • Landscape Use: Container, Deer Resistant
  • Ornamental Value: Blue
  • Native/Adapted: Adapted
  • Wildlife Value: Butterflies, Hummingbirds
  • Season: Spring, Summer, Fall
  • Deciduous/Evergreen: Deciduous
  • Plant Form: Spreading
  • Plant Spread: 1'
  • Plant Height: 1'


True blue flowers. Purplish-red foliage in the fall. Blooms best with some direct light.

Ground Cover Care Guide

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