Ceanothus x impressus 'Julia Phelps'
Lifespan: Perennial evergreen shrub.Origin: CA native
Height/width: 6-8' tall/8' wide
Culture: Full sun to partial sun. NOT heat tolerant. Moderate-low water. Drought tolerant. Well-drained soil. Hardy to 4-5°F.
Description: Crinkly, dark green leaves. Purple fragrant flowers. Round form. Wildlife, bee and butterfly attractor. Deer, fire tolerant. Great for erosion control, hedges, hillsides, screens, slopes, specimen tree, containers. Cottage, Mediterranean garden. Ceanothus hybrid. Parents are Ceanothus papillosus var. roweanus x Ceanothus impressus.
Flowering time: Spring to early summer