Flowering Perennials: Characteristics and Culture

Leadwort

  • Scientific name
    Ceratostigma plumbaginoides
  • Height
    8 to 12 inches
  • Bloom period
    August to frost
  • Color
    Blue
  • Light
    Full sun
  • Moisture
    Well drained
  • Soil
    Sandy loam
  • Relative ease of care
    Easy
  • Remarks
    Sometimes called plumbago. Semi-woody groundcover.