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Ceanothus x 'Minmadore' PP25704 Plant propagation prohibited

MARIE GOLD® NEW JERSEY TEA

Breeder
Buy Marie Gold® New Jersey Tea online. Marie Gold® New Jersey Tea is a hardy Ceanothus with real pink flowers! Marie Gold® has numerous panicles of rich pink flowers that appear in mid-summer and again in early fall, followed by attractive red seed capsules. It is an upright, compact plant with glossy golden yellow foliage. An extremely drought-tolerant plant that will struggle in poorly drained or frequently irrigated soils.

Height:

24-42 Inches

Spread:

24-42 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

6-9

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Plant Characteristics

Bark Color*
  • Tan
Bark Type*
  • Smooth
Brand*
  • Proven Winners
Cultural Information*
  • Leaf Spot - Moderate Resistance
  • Root Rot - Low Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - Moderate Resistance
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
Flower Color*
  • Light Pink
Flower Type*
  • Fragrant
Growth Rate*
  • Medium
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Light Yellow/Brilliant Yellow
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Light Green/Chartreuse
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
  • Dark Yellow/Gold
  • Light Green/Chartreuse
Leaf Type*
  • Deciduous/Herbaceous
Nature Assets*
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Bees
Plant Type*
  • Shrub
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Spring Planting
  • Fall Planting
  • Summer Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Average
  • Well-Drained
  • Tolerates High pH (Alkaline Soils)
  • Prefers Dry Soils
  • Low Water Use
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
  • Salt Tolerant
Propagation Methods*
  • Cuttings or Divisions
Season of Interest*
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Summer
  • Fall
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Spring Flowering
  • Spring
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
Uses*
  • Accent Plant
  • Landscape Specimen
  • Mass Planting
  • Wildlife Habitat
  • Understory Planting
  • Under Power Lines
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Ceanothus is easy to grow and prefer well drained soil. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include free fertilizer with every order.

Interesting Notes

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