Platycodon Grandiflorus Astra Blue
Platycodon grandiflorus Astra Blue also known as Chinese bellflower is a busy border plant bearing large vivid violet-blue single flowers.
The development of the buds into flowers is fascinating to watch, as the buds grow into large balloon shapes and then burst forth in to lovely long lasting saucer shaped flowers.
Perfect for rock gardens!
Details Platycodon grandiflorus Astra Blue Single
- Large Flowers
- Flower colour: blue
- Leaf colour: Green
- Full grown height: 10 – 25 cm
- Full grown width: 10 – 25 cm
- Plant location: Sun and semi shade
- Plant spacing: 20 cm
- Preferred soil: Well drained
How to take care of Platycodon Astra Blue
Platycodon will grow in any reasonable soil as long as it has good drainage. Choose a position in full sun or light shade, and remove or break down any large clumps or earth from the planting site. Loosen the root- ball slightly to encourage the roots to take hold and water well after planting.
Flower in the summer
Plant depth/ width 15cm/15cm (6″/6″)