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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Flowers: Showy
Flower Time: Summer
Underground structures: Taproot
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Awards and Recognitions: RHS AGM

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Common names
  • Balloon Flower
  • Chinese Bellflower
  • Japanese Bellflower

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Location: Scarborough, ON
Date: 2017-08-05
2nd year
Uploaded by Hamwild
Location: Lowe's Garden Center, MI
Date: 2017-08-23
Location: in my garden in Oklahoma City
Date: 06-15-2020
Platycodon grandiflorus 'Astra Pink'
Uploaded by Hamwild
Location: Lowe's Garden Center, MI
Date: 2017-08-23
Location: in my garden in Oklahoma City
Date: 06-15-2020
Platycodon grandiflorus 'Astra Pink'
Location: in my garden in Oklahoma City
Date: 06-15-2020
Platycodon grandiflorus 'Astra Pink'
Location: in my garden in Oklahoma City
Date: 06-15-2020
Platycodon grandiflorus 'Astra Pink'
Location: Indiana zone 5
Date: 2013-06-27
Location: Elkhart
Date: 2023-07-20

Date: 2018-06-07
Location: Lucketts, Loudoun County, Virginia
Young plant from seed
Location: Elkhart
Date: 2023-07-20
Location: Elkhart
Date: 2023-07-20
Location: Washington
Date: 2016-07-19

Photo Courtesy of Lazy S'S Farm Nursery.
  • Uploaded by Joy

Photo Courtesy of Lazy S'S Farm Nursery.
  • Uploaded by Joy

Photo Courtesy of Lazy S'S Farm Nursery.
  • Uploaded by Joy
Location: Lowe's Garden Center, MI
Date: 2017-08-23
Location: Bordines Nursery, Brighton, MI
Date: 2009-07-06
Location: Bordines Nursery, Brighton, MI
Date: 2009-07-06
Location: Indiana zone 5
Date: 2013-06-27
Location: Bordines Nursery, Brighton, MI
Date: 2009-07-06
Location: Bordines Nursery, Brighton, MI
Date: 2009-07-06

Date: 2011-06-22
Courtesy Outsidepride
  • Uploaded by vic
Location: West side of my yard
Date: July
Location: South garden
Date: July 2015
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MissMew On June 3, 2018 Transplanted
From Back North Main to Back South West
MissMew On May 29, 2016 Obtained plant
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