Amsonia hubrechtii (Blue Star)
Amsonia hubrechtii - Fall Color
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Amsonia hubrechtii

Blue Star

Plant Type: Perennials

Tall arching stems with long narrow leaves give this plant a very delicate and graceful appearance, terminal clusters of light blue flowers bloom late spring to early summer, bright golden yellow foliage in fall adds spectacular color to the garden, slow growing but very long lived perennial.

  • Light blue flowers in spring and summer
  • Yellow fall foliage
  • Slow growing but long lived
Item # Pack Size  
4502450 25 #1 Div. Please Login for Pricing

Height:

30-36 in

Spread:

10-12 in

Zone:

4-9

Additional Information About Amsonia hubrechtii

2011 Perennial Plant of the Year

Amsonia

Common Name: Blue Star

Native clump-forming perennial found along the woodlands edge or river banks. Spectacular spring bloom with clusters of 5-petaled star-shaped flowers. Grows from semi-woody rootstocks. Prefers loamy well-drained soil.

Characteristics & Attributes

Exposure

Sun Tolerant
Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade

Soil Moisture Needs

Moist Soil

Critter Resistance

Deer Resistant

Attributes

Long Blooming
Good Cut Flower / Foliage

Growth Rate in the Garden

Slow

Season of Interest (Flowering)

Late Spring / Early Summer