New Jersey Tea


Ceanothus americanus

Out of Stock for 2023. Please check back in March 2024.

Plant in 2.5 x 2.5 x 3.5 inch plastic pot

Light: part shade to full sun
Moisture: dry
Soil: sandy loam
Mature Height: 3 feet

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One of our most popular shrubs! Thrives in hot, dry conditions. Drought tolerant and short growing. Roots are nitrogen fixing which enriches the soil where it is planted. Dry the leaves to make tea. This sun-loving shrub produces lovely white flowers that add a sweet fragrance to your garden. Flowers provide a source of food for butterflies.

Ontario Hardiness Zone: 4 to 7 (Find out your Hardiness Zone here)

Additional information

Weight0.10 kg
Dimensions6 × 6 × 30 cm
Light Requirements

Full Sun, Sun to Partial Shade, Partial Shade

Moisture Requirements


Soil Requirements

Sandy Loam

Poisonous To Humans?



Birds, Butterflies, Butterfly Larvae

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