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Ceanothus T. repens, commonly known as Creeping Blue Blossom or Creeping California Lilac, is a low-growing evergreen shrub that thrives in the Irish climate. This plant offers a beautiful display of blue flowers and has various uses in gardens across Ireland.

Height/Spread: Ceanothus T. repens has a low, spreading growth habit, typically reaching a height of 1-2 feet (30-60 centimeters) and spreading up to 6 feet (180 centimeters). Its compact size makes it suitable for ground cover or as a trailing plant.

Position: This Ceanothus variety prefers a sunny or partially shaded position in the Irish climate. It can tolerate a wide range of conditions, including coastal areas and exposed gardens, but protection from cold winds is beneficial.

Soil: Ceanothus T. repens thrives in well-draining soil that is moderately fertile. It adapts well to a variety of soil types, including sandy or loamy soil. In the Irish climate, it is important to ensure the soil is not waterlogged to prevent root rot.

Flowering Season: Ceanothus T. repens produces clusters of delicate blue flowers that bloom profusely in late spring to early summer. These blossoms create a stunning display of color, attracting pollinators such as bees and butterflies to the garden.

Uses: This Ceanothus variety has several uses in Irish gardens. It works well as a ground cover, providing dense coverage and suppressing weed growth therefore very useful for banks and slopes. It can also be used as a trailing plant, cascading over walls or containers. The vibrant blue flowers add a striking accent to borders or rock gardens. Additionally, Ceanothus T. repens can be pruned to maintain a neat shape and used as a low-maintenance shrub in various landscaping designs.

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