Ceanothus cuneatus var. rigidus 'Snowball'

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Species Name: Ceanothus cuneatus var. rigidus 'Snowball'
Common Name: 'Snowball' CA Lilac

Introduction by Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden. This dense shrub of arching branches becomes draped in snow-white flowers as early as January. Best on coast.

Plant Family: Rhamnaceae
Plant Type: Shrub
Height by Width: 4 - 6' H x 6 - 10' W
Growth Habit: Mounding with arching branches
Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
Growth Rate: Moderate

":Sun Exposure: Coast: full sun; Inland: part shade Pt. Sun- inland"

Soil Preference: Adaptable
Water Requirements: Occasional to moderate
Cold Hardy to: 15 degrees F
Flower Season: Winter/Spring
Flower Color: White
Endangered?: Not listed
Distribution: Selected for the garden
Natural Habitat: Slopes, hills, bluffs

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