Balloon Flower Astra Double Blue #1

Astra Blue Balloon Flower has masses of beautiful blue bell-shaped flowers with white eyes and purple veins at the ends of the stems from early to late summer, which emerge from distinctive navy blue flower buds, and which are most effective when planted in groupings. Its narrow leaves remain dark green in color throughout the season. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.

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Astra Blue Balloon Flower has masses of beautiful blue bell-shaped flowers with white eyes and purple veins at the ends of the stems from early to late summer, which emerge from distinctive navy blue flower buds, and which are most effective when planted in groupings. Its narrow leaves remain dark green in color throughout the season. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.. This is a relatively low maintenance plant, and is best cleaned up in early spring before it resumes active growth for the season. It has no significant negative characteristics.. Astra Blue Balloon Flower is a fine choice for the garden, but it is also a good selection for planting in outdoor pots and containers. It is often used as a ‘filler’ in the ‘spiller-thriller-filler’ container combination, providing a mass of flowers against which the thriller plants stand out. Note that when growing plants in outdoor containers and baskets, they may require more frequent waterings than they would in the yard or garden

Additional information

Dimensions 12 × 12-12 in
Botanical Name

Platycodon grandiflorus 'Astra Blue'

Exposure

Full Sun To Part Sun

Water Requirements

Regular Water

Height

12-12"

Width

12"

Deer Resistance

N

Attracts Pollinators

N

Photo Credit

NET PS

SKU: 23858

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