Caryopteris flowers are a rich source of nectar for Monarch,
Swallowtail, and Viceroy butterflies.
BLUE MYTH Caryopteris Seeds
Showy, 3 foot tall shrubs with velvety, gray-green leaves and soft, feathery, true blue flowers. Flowering begins in August and continues for 8 weeks or more. 'Blue Myth' caryopteris combines especially well with roses, echinaceas, or daylilies in the landscape. Winter hardy to Zone 5.
How to Plant CARYOPTERIS Seeds
Sow Caryopteris seeds in cell packs or flats, press into soil and barely cover. Needs light to germinate. Kept at 70°F., germination is in 10-21 days. Direct sowing is not recommended.