Amsonia hubrichtii (Blue Star)

Where to Buy

US & Canada|UK & Ireland

Description

Nice full plants with willowy green foliage. The real show is in fall—its foliage changes to a glowing, golden orange. Added bonus is covering of ice blue flowers in spring.

Planting Partner variety in our  Seasonal Kaleidoscope of Color Garden Design

Variety

Amsonia hubrichtii (Blue Star)

Approx. Height

24"-36"/61-91cm

Approx. Spread

24"-36"/61-91cm

Attributes

Rain gardens, tolerates deer, attract butterflies, great fall color

Aftercare Instructions

Easily grows in average soils. After enjoying flowers, cutback stems to 6” (15 cm) above ground. Plants will re-grow into nice foliage mounds

Flowering Time

Spring, Late Spring

Positioning

Sun, Part Shade

Approx. Winter Hardiness

USDA Hardiness 5-8