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New Jersey Tea Plant (Ceanothus)

Ceanothus americanus
SKU: HC015422
per Plant - 5" Deep Pot
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Ceonothus americanus (New Jersey Tea Plant) has luxuriant glossy leaves and bright white flowers making this durable shrub a real winner. Attracts hummingbirds.
key features
Botanical Name
Ceanothus americanus
Growing Zones
Zone 3, Zone 4, Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8
Native, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Deer Resistant, Fragrant
Soil Moisture
Light Requirements
Full Sun, Morning Sun & Afternoon Shade
Mature Height
24-36" tall
Bloom Time
Late spring to early summer


24-36” tall x 36” wide. New Jersey Tea (Ceonothus americanus) plant is excellent for attracting hummingbirds. The luxuriant glossy leaves and bright white flowers make this durable shrub a real winner. Plant two to three feet apart to create a low-growing, drought-tolerant native hedge. Ceanothus americanus is visited by hummingbirds, which eat the tiny insects that pollinate the flowers.
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