How to grow Ceanothus

Position: Best in full sun.
Foliage: Evergreen, leaves stay on all year.
Soil and site: Well drained soil, needs a sheltered spot away from strong winds.
Flowering time: April -June or August-October depending on the variety chosen.
Growth rate: moderate/fast
Ultimate height and spread: 150-300cm
Hardiness: Moderately hardy
Aftercare: Water regularly after planting and through the first season until established. Trim after flowering to tidy up and remove dead wood. (Autumn flowering types are better trimmed in Spring)