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Scientific Name: Ceanothus gloriosus 'Point Reyes'
Pronunciation: see-uh-NOE-thus glore-ee-OH-sus
Common Name: Point Reyes creeper
Family Name: Rhamnaceae
Plant Type: Broadleaf evergreen, Ground cover
Key ID Features: Stems trailing, reddish brown; leaves opposite, margins spinose, dark green, glossy.
Course(s): HORT 2355

Habit: Horizontal, Spreading
Form: Creeping / Mat-like
Texture: Medium - fine
Mature Size:
Height:0.2 - 0.4m
Spread:1.5 - 2.0m
Growth Rate:Moderate
Origin: U.S. - southwest
Hardiness Rating: Zone 7: (-18 to -12 C)
Exposure: Full sun
Soil/ Growing Medium: Rocky or gravelly or dry, Well-drained
Water Use: Low, Summer dry, Winter dry
Landscape Uses: Alpine, Attract beneficial insects, Container planting, Ground cover, Group or mass planting, Rock garden, Spring interest
Additional Info: Google
Point Reyes creeper
Leaf Morphology: Glossary
Form: Simple
Arrangement: Opposite
Texture/ Venation: Heavily veined, Leathery, Pinnate venation
Surfaces: Glabrous, Pubescent
Colour in Fall: Dark-green
Leaf(let) Terms:
Shapes: Oblong, Obovate
Apices: Obcordate or retuse, Rounded
Margins: Serrate

Inflorescence Type: Floriferous, Cyme
Flower Morphology:
Number of Petals:5
Colour (petals): Showy, Violet, Blue, Purple
Flower Scent: Fragrant
Flower Time at Peak: Jun

Fruit Type: Capsule
Fruit Colour: Brown
Fruiting Time:
Additional Info: Not showy
Bark or Stem Colour:
Organ Modifications: Root nodules (N-fixing), Runners (or stolons)

Propagation: Seed, Cuttings, Layering, Division - above ground parts
Plant Care:
Pest Susceptibility: Dieback, Fungal leaf spot, Root rot, Scale insects, Wilt, ( Deer resistant, Rabbit resistant, Drought resistant )
(NCA) Not Currently Available : needed
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