Caryopteris x. clandonensis 'Dark Knight'

Blue Mist Spirea


Photo courtesy of Prides Corner Farms

  • Compact, upright growth habit
  • Deep blue flowers
  • Long blooming throughout the summer
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Mass Planting
Mass Planting
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Full Sun
Full Sun
Summer
Summer
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies



Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Easily grown in average, well-drained soil in full sun. Prefers loose loams. Tolerates some drought. Intolerant of wet, poorly-drained soils.


Height: 30-36 in
Spacing: 20-24 in
Price Level 1: $6.99 ea.~#1
Bloom Color: Blue
Zone: 5-8
Price Level 2: 5 for $30~#1
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Border or Bed
  • Mass Planting
  • Focal Point

Critter Resistance:

  • Deer Resistant
  • Rabbit Resistant

Exposure:

  • Full Sun

Habit:

  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Pollinators
  • Attracts Butterflies

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water
  • Moist, Well-Drained