Melianthus major 'Antonow's Blue' (Honey Bush)

Family:  Francoaceae
Zone:  7 - 11
Natural Range:  South Africa
Soil:  Average, well drained
Light:  Sun, part sun
Height:  6' - 10'
Bloom Time:  June to August
Attracts:  Bees
Pest Resistance:  Deer
Attributes:  Semi-evergreen.  Powdery blue leaves with reddish stems and flower bracts.
Notes:  A hardy clone that is reported to grow in Zone 7 and above.  Does best when pruned once it flowers and mulch crown in winter. 
 
Pot size:  1 Gallon Pot