Eastern Bluestar (Amsonia tabernaemontana var. salicifolia)

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Botanical names:
Amsonia tabernaemontana var. salicifolia Accepted
Amsonia salicifolia Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 2-3 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Good fall color
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Bi-Color: Light blue with white throat
Flower Time: Spring
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Awards and Recognitions: Other: 2010 Great Plant Picks award winner


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