Amsonia x (Blue Star)
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Amsonia x 'Blue Ice'

Blue Star

Plant Type: Perennials

Recommended Substitute
Amsonia hubrechtii

Blue Star

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.
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Compact selection with narrow dark green foliage, spectacular clusters of dark lavender-blue flowers bloom late spring, foliage turns bright yellow in fall for added color.

  • Dark lavender-blue flowers in late spring
  • Dark green foliage
  • Compact plant
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Height:

15-18 in

Spread:

10-12 in

Zone:

4-9

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

Season of Interest (Flowering)

Late Spring / Early Summer