Lithodora diffusa ‘Grace Ward’ Main Page

Scientific name: Lithodora diffusa `Grace Ward’       lith-o-dor-a  diff-u-sa

Common name: Grace Ward Lithodora

Design Characteristics

Height  to 6"
Spread  12-14"
Form  spreading mat
Texture  medium-fine
Flower color  blue
Leaf color  dark green
Time of bloom  March-July

Horticultural Characteristics

Light
requirement
 full sun
Soil
requirement
 well drained
Propagation
method
 cuttings in mid-summer
USDA Hardiness Zone   6-8

Miscellaneous

Peculiarities/Problems   center of plant may die out
Uses  rock garden
Comments  one of the only true blue flowers
 trim back after blooming