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AGM plants have been through a rigorous trial and assessment programme. They are:
This plant will provide nectar and pollen for bees and the many other types of pollinating insects.
It is included in an evolving list of plants carefully researched and chosen by RHS experts. Divided into 3 groups these lists, linked below, are maintained by a team of RHS staff and are reviewed annually.
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Other common names
bluebeard 'Worcester Gold'
Caryopteris can be deciduous shrubs or perennials, with aromatic, simple leaves and small blue or white flowers in compact axillary clusters in late summer and autumn
'Worcester Gold' is a rounded deciduous shrub with deep yellow foliage and clusters of small violet-blue flowers from late summer
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
Aspect South-facing or West-facing
MoistureWell-drained, Moist but well-drained
SoilLoam, Chalk, Sand
pHAcid, Alkaline, Neutral
Time to ultimate height
Grow in a sheltered, sunny position with a light well-drained soil
Propagate by softwood cuttings
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Drought Resistant Low Maintenance Flower borders and beds Banks and Slopes
Gravel Garden Cottage & Informal Garden
Pruning Pruning group 6
Pests Prone to capsid bug
Generally disease free
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