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Ceanothus maritimus Point Sierra * Maritime Ceanothus

Ceanothus maritimus Point Sierra is a selection of the Maritime Ceanothus from near San Simeon. Ceanothus maritimus Point Sierra stays compact, grows slowly and tops out at 2-3 feet tall and 5-6 feet wide. Ceanothus maritimus Point Sierra blooms is an early bloomer starting in late Winter and going into early Spring. The blue flowers welcome in our Spring. Ceanothus maritimus Point Sierra can grow in Full Sun near the coast but will tolerate inland conditions better with light shade. Ceanothus maritimus Point Sierra requires a light watering schedule. Ceanothus maritimus Point Sierra is Winter hardy into the mid-teens. Ceanothus maritimus Point Sierra is a host plant for the Western Tussock Moth Caterpillar and the Pale Tiger Swallowtail and is an early season nectar source for the Monarch Butterfly.

Ceanothus maritimus Point Sierra, Maritime Ceanothus

Flowers and foliage of Ceanothus maritimus Point Sierra the Maritime Ceanothus. High resolution photos are part of our garden image collection.

Other low growing Ceanothus varieties: Ceanothus Anchor Bay, Ceanothus Centennial, Ceanothus hearstiorum, Ceanothus Joyce Coulter, Ceanothus maritimus Frosty Dawn, Ceanothus maritimus Valley Violet, Ceanothus Yankee Point

Other plants from the Ceanothus Genus featured on this site:
Ceanothus Anchor Bay * Point Reyes California Lilac
Ceanothus Centennial * Centennial California Lilac
Ceanothus Concha * Concha California Lilac
Ceanothus crassifolius * Hoary Ceanothus
Ceanothus Dark Star * Dark Star California Lilac
Ceanothus Frosty Dawn * Frosty Dawn California Lilac
Ceanothus Gentian Plume * Gentian Plume California Lilac
Ceanothus greggii * Desert Ceanothus
Ceanothus hearstiorum * Hearst's California Lilac
Ceanothus Joan Mirov * Joan Mirov California Lilac
Ceanothus Joyce Coulter * Joyce Coulter California Lilac
Ceanothus megacarpus * Big Pod California Lilac
Ceanothus Ray Hartman * Ray Hartman California Lilac
Ceanothus rigidus Sierra Snow * Monterey Ceanothus
Ceanothus Snow Flurry * Snow Flurry California Lilac
Ceanothus oliganthus sorediatus * Jim Brush, Hairy Ceanothus
Ceanothus Tassajara Blue * Tassajara Blue California Lilac
Ceanothus Valley Violet * Valley Violet Maritime California Lilac
Ceanothus Wheeler Canyon * Wheeler Canyon California Lilac
Ceanothus Yankee Point * Yankee Point California Lilac