Caryopteris 'First Choice' PP11,958

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Bluemist Shrub

USDA Hardiness Zone 5-8

This Bluemist Shrub features compact mounds of foliage and fragrant dark purple-blue flowers.
Earlier flowering and more floriferous hybrid.

Height

30-36 Inches

Spread

36-40 Inches

Color

Blue/Purple

Interesting Notes

Bred by Peter Catt in England. An introduction to growers through PlantHaven, Inc.

Bloom Time

July-September

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips

Best pruned right after new growth appears.

When to Divide

woody shrub

Good Companions

Yarrow (Achillea millefolium), Coneflower (Echinacea Big Sky), Sky Blue Aster (Aster azureus), Cottage Pinks (Dianthus plumarius), Japanese Silver Grass (Miscanthus sinensis), Lemon Thyme (Thymus citriodorus), Ornamental Onion (Allium )

Characteristics & Attributes

Attracts Wildlife
Butterflies
Attributes & Uses
Cut Flowers
Fragrant
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Exposure
Full Sun
Foliage Color
Dark Green
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Fall
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Spring
Fall
Summer
Soil Moisture Preference
Well-drained
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