Plant ID forum: Campanula, but what might its name be?

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Name: Dora
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dorab
May 22, 2014 9:37 PM CST
I thought I killed this one in transplant a couple of years ago, but it looks like some babies survived because it is coming back! What might its other names be? I couldn't find a match in the database.


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Dora
Name: Zuzu
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zuzu
May 22, 2014 10:01 PM CST
It looks like Campanula haylodgensis to me. I'm not sure it's this cultivar, because this one might have more petals, but I'm fairly sure that this is the right species.

Campanula (Campanula x haylodgensis 'Plena')
Name: Zuzu
Northern California (Zone 9a)
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zuzu
May 22, 2014 10:23 PM CST
This one just came up in the Random Plant box. What a coincidence! It's another possibility.

Bellflower (Campanula 'Blue Angel')
Name: Lori
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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growitall
May 22, 2014 10:23 PM CST
I agree.
Edit:... with C. x haylodgensis, that is.
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Name: Dora
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dorab
May 23, 2014 8:04 AM CST
They look pretty similar, so it's hard to tell which one it might be. Might the difference between the two be in the petal count?
I got mine in a plant swap many years ago, so it has never had a label.

Thanks,
Dora
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Name: Lori
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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growitall
May 23, 2014 8:22 AM CST
Campanula 'Blue Angel' is just another marketed cultivar of Campanula x haylodgensis 'Plena', according to the patent info:
http://www.google.com/patents/...
Name: Dora
Calgary (Zone 3a)
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dorab
May 25, 2014 4:28 PM CST
Thank you!
Dora

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