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Lithodora diffusa 'Grace Ward'

GRACE WARD LITHODORA

Buy Grace Ward Lithodora online. Bright blue ½" flowers, dark green foliage and its low growing habit combine to make Lithodora a great plant for rock gardens in full sun, hot areas may need partial shade.

Height:

9-10 Inches

Spread:

9-10 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

6-9

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Plant Characteristics

Cultural Information*
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
  • Leaf Spot - High Resistance
  • Root Rot - Moderate Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - High Resistance
Flower Color*
  • Blue
Growth Habit*
  • Compact Growing
  • Prostrate Growing/Groundcover
Growth Rate*
  • Medium
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Green
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Green
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
Leaf Color Winter*
  • Dark Green
  • Green
Leaf Type*
  • Evergreen
Nature Assets*
  • Deer Resistant
  • Attracts Bees
  • Attracts Butterflies
Plant Type*
  • Perennial
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Summer Planting
  • Spring Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Xeriscape Suitable
  • Moist
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Well-Drained
  • Tolerates Low pH (Acidic Soils)
  • Average
  • Prefers Low pH (Acidic Soils)
Propagation Methods*
  • Seed
Season of Interest*
  • Summer
  • Year-Round
  • Fall
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Summer Flowering
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Early Spring
  • Spring
  • Winter
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
Uses*
  • Border Plant
  • Rain Garden
  • Under Power Lines
  • Accent Plant
  • Understory Planting
  • Erosion Control
  • Rock Gardens
  • Mass Planting
  • Wildlife Habitat
  • Groundcover
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Lithodora is easy to grow and adapts to most conditions. 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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