An ideal focal point planting! This exceptional cultivar provides at least three months of spectacular color. The branches are covered from midsummer to frost in 3-5" azure-blue flowers with red-purple throats. Easy-to-care-for shrub reaches a height of 6-8' tall with a similar spread. Plant 5-8' apart in full sun to partial shade. Potted. Zones 4-9. Deer tend to avoid.