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Week 5 – February 01, 2023

Plant Information

Caryopteris Gold Crest

  • Caryopteris Gold Crest - Bloom
  • Caryopteris Gold Crest - Landscape

University of Georgia Best of the Best

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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Caryopteris x clandonensis

Common Name: Bluebeard

Hardiness Zone: 6a - 9a

Hardiness Degree: 0°F (-17.8°C)

Blooming Season: Autumn, Late Summer

Plant Habit: Mounded

Characteristics: Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Deer Resistant, Colorful/Attractive Foliage

Water: Light

Fertilize: Once a month

Spacing: 36 - 48" (91 - 122cm)

Height: 28 - 36" (71 - 91cm)

Width: 24 - 30" (61 - 76cm)

Exposure: Partial Sun, Sun

General Information: Beautiful golden leaves in Spring and Summer, accented by blue flowers in late Summer and Fall.

Grower Information:

Colors won’t fade in intense sunlight! Shows beautiful golden foliage in Spring and Summer, accented by blue flowers in late Summer and Fall. Features a mounded habit and broad leaves. Ideal for 2.5-qt. pot size. 

'Gold Crest'

Protection Information: EU PBR59574; PP32,310

(Flowering Only License)