General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 70-90 cm
Plant Spread: 30-40 cm
Flowers: Showy
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Propagation: Seeds: Provide light
Stratify seeds: 4 weeks cold if sowing indoors
Suitable for wintersowing
Pollinators: Various insects
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon

Common names
  • Three-leaved Ladybells
  • Nan Sha Shen
  • Ladybells
Botanical names
  • Accepted: Adenophora triphylla
  • Synonym: Adenophora triphylla var. japonica

Photo Gallery
Location: At a nursery
Date: 2008-06-25
Location: My garden in Belgium
Date: 2011-08-24
Plant Events from our members
piksihk On February 13, 2022 Seeds sown
East side bed
piksihk On August 11, 2018 Plant Ended (Removed, Died, Discarded, etc)
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