Big, Blue & Beautiful! That’s the motto of this stunning, new Caryopteris Blue Empire! Blue Empire produces blue flowers that are strikingly bigger than the flowers other Caryopteris varieties. Its intense blue flowers combine beautifully with its green, light grey leaves. Blue Empire also stands out for its fast growth and bushy habit. No wonder this blue beard won a KVBC Award Bronze! Blue Empire prefers a location in full sun, in well-drained and fertile soil. Winters to -18° Celsius are no problem for this Caryopteris. It reaches a height of 150 cm and a width of 100 cm. Blue Empire is perfect as solitary on balcony or patio, in perennial borders, and in mixed containers. Bees and butterflies love the gigantic flowers of Blue Empire!

Key Points

Big flowers
Dark blue flowers
Bushy growth habit
Fast growth
Attracts bees & butterflies
  • Awards

    Caryopteris clandonensis Blue Empire winner of:
    • Bronze Medal GrootGroenPlus 2014
    • KVBC Award Bronze
      Caryopteris Blue Empire on patio Caryopteris Blue Empire on patio