Blue Star (Amsonia 'Seaford Skies')

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5b -26.1 °C (-15 °F) to -23.3 °C (-10 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 2 to 3 feet
Plant Spread: 2 to 5 feet
Leaves: Good fall color
Other: Yellow gold in fall
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Blue
Other: Sky blue
Flower Time: Spring
Wildlife Attractant: Butterflies
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Amsonia hubrectii x Amsonia tabernaemontana

Comments:
Posted by KentPfeiffer (Southeast Nebraska - Zone 5b) on May 12, 2017 6:33 AM

'Seaford Skies' is a bluestar hybrid that was discovered growing in a private garden in Seaford, Virginia.

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