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Commonly known as Blue star

Genus of 22 species of clump-forming perennials from light woodland or grassland with heavy soils in southeastern Europe, Turkey, Japan and northeastern and central USA.

Further Reading....

  • Deciduous - clump-forming perennial.
  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade - happier in dappled shade where subtle colouring does not get bleached by sun.
  • May cause skin allergy or irritant - Having skin or eye contact with these plants could result in an allergic reaction, burning or rash. - milky sap is slightly toxic.
  • Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - - none.
  • Place of origin - southeastern Europe, Turkey, Japan, northeast and central USA.
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - likes a bit of moisture but will tolerate some dryness in summer.

Buy Varieties of AMSONIA

AMSONIA tabernaemontana

AMSONIA tabernaemontana  >

Commonly known as: Blue dogbane, Blue star.
Clump forming perennial with dense rounded panicles of pale blue, starry flowers
individually £12.50 each, 3+ £10.00 each
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