Blue Star Amsonia

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Plant Information

Taxonomic Name: Amsonia hubrichtii
Common Name: Blue Star Amsonia
Type: Herbaceous Perennial
Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8
Bloom Time: April to May
Height: 24-36 inches
Light Requirements: Full sun, Morning shade with afternoon sun, Morning sun with afternoon shade
Soil Conditions: Average well-drained soil
Flower Color: Blue
Special Characteristics:
  • Big clusters of blue flowers in spring
  • Tremendous fall color
  • Feathery needle-like green foliage that turns bright gold in fall
  • Can reseed
  • Leave up for winter interest
  • Deer Tolerant