Puriri Lane | Ceanothus x pallidus | Marie Simon
Puriri Lane | Ceanothus x pallidus | Marie Simon
Puriri Lane | Ceanothus x pallidus | Marie Simon
Puriri Lane | Ceanothus x pallidus | Marie Simon

Ceanothus x pallidus | Marie Simon

Regular price $25.00 Save $-25.00

perfect for pollinators

Ceanothus x pallidus Marie Simon also known as a California Lilac has a long flowering season and is prized for its fluffy panicles of fragrant light pink flowers that are approximately 7cm in length.  Flowering from summer and right into late Autumn the flowers are adored by butterflies.  The flowers are borne on attractive red stems that are held above the nicely contrasting foliage.  Flowers are then followed by ornamental red seed capsules. 

This shrub grows in a nicely rounded shaped is fast growing - tough and hardy to cold temperatures.  It is winter dormant so will loose its leaves which will appear again in spring. Ceanothus Marie Simon is definitely worth a spot in your garden and is ideal if you have a smaller garden as well as being great in the border, and particularly pretty in a cottage style garden.

We find that this plant thrives well in average but well drained soils in full sun although it will appreciates some afternoon shade where you get hot summer temperatures.  It is drought tolerant once established although looks most spectacular with regular moisture, so a layer of mulch will help to keep the moisture levels up.  Happy in clay or sandy soils.  

Prune in summer or autumn.

Height 1.5m High x 1.5m Wide

Hardy | Plants are looking wintery at the moment  but are lovely strong, bushy plants and are already putting on spring growth

Plant size: 3.5 Litre

If you are ordering plants you can get up to 12 plants or a selection of plants, gifts and garden-wares into a box for the below rates 
      • Auckland City | $10
      • Upper North Island | $20 (Northland)
      • Middle North Island | $20 (Bay of Plenty & Waikato)
      • Lower North Island | $20
      • South Island | $25
      • Waiheke - Please select Rural Delivery at checkout
      • Outer lying islands, please contact us for a quote.
Smaller items such as books, stationery and other items can be sent for a lesser rate which you will see at checkout - From $6

Upon checking out, the freight charged is applied based on your location.  If you are rural please select the rural option as rural delivery is an additional $7 Please note the courier will not release your order for delivery if the incorrect option has been selected and we will email you re settlement of the outstanding amount.  

  • All of our orders are dispatched using Aramex (formerly Fastways) fully tracked service   
  • Our freight is calculated by weight and volume.  For plant orders, you may wish to order the maximum number of plants that will fit in a box to make freight more cost-effective or perhaps share an order with a friend
  • Plant orders will only be dispatched on Monday's and Tuesday's this will ensure that your order is not held in a depot over the weekend
  • All parcels are set at "Authority to leave" which means if you're not home at the time of delivery the courier will leave your parcel in a safe place on your property
  • Most Aramex deliveries are a two-day service with the exception of rural delivery which may add up to two days.
  • If you are wanting more than twelve plants, get in contact with us for a quote for freight
  • Corten steel garden stakes are considered over size for rural delivery so these can be sent but you will need to collect these from your local depot 

All rates detailed are for parcels up to 15kgs

Please note that on occasion Aramex may deem an area to be rural where other companies may not, this unfortunately is outside of our control as Aramex are the preferred courier for live plants, as other couriers will not transport them. Where this occurs we will need to get in touch to get you to deposit the additional rural fee


Please get in contact with us here or email us at hello@puririlane.co.nz

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