An excellent shrub to add interest to the summer border, covered in pretty, bright sky blue flowers above the gold edged smoky green, aromatic leaves. Smothered with bees as soon as the flowers appear, this pretty plant can't help but catch your eye! This gorgeous variety was discovered on a nursery in Devon in 1998 and has been a popular plant for mixed borders of perennials and shrubs ever since.
- Position: Sunny or partial shade
- Soil: In any good well-drained soil
- Eventual Size: Up to 90cm
- Habit: Irregular bushy
- Foliage: Deciduous
- Common Names: bluebeard 'Summer Sorbet'
Plant with a good quality compost in well drained soil in a sunny position. Water if necessary in prolonge periods of dry weather. Prune back hard in the spring, this does not effect flowers which grow on new seasons growth.
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Big Plant Customer on 19 Jul 2017
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