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Campanula carpatica 'Pearl Deep Blue'
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Plant Type: Perennials

A profusion of cup-shaped, upward-facing, 2 inch wide, vivid blue-violet flowers with lighter centers float above the mound of dark green foliage from late spring to late summer if deadheaded regularly. Forms compact, uniform clumps making it a good choice for edging, containers, the front of borders, or growing among rocks.

 


Growing & Maintenance Tips:

This group of Campanula is a robust, rock garden species, and many will thrive on sunny walls or banks. They require moist, very well-drained soil and will grow in either sun or partial shade. Most members of this group appreciate some afternoon shade in southern regions. Plants can be propagated either by seed or division in early spring or early fall.

Flower Color

Blue-violet

Foliage Color

Dark green

Plant Spread

12-24 in.

Good Companions

Blanket Flower (Gaillardia ), Coreopsis-Threadleaf (Coreopsis verticillata), Gayfeather (Liatris spicata), Geranium-Hardy (Geranium cinereum), Grass-Ornamental (Helictotrichon sempervirens), Iris-Tall Bearded (Iris ), Lamb's Ear (Stachys byzantina), Pinks (Dianthus ), Snow in Summer (Cerastium tomentosum), Speedwell-Creeping (Veronica prostrata), Yarrow (Achillea )

Plant Height

8 in.

Scape Height

Hardness Zone

3-8

Soil Moisture

Average water needs


Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes

Edging, Border, Mass Plant, Container

Bloom Time

Late spring to late summer

Critter Resistance

Deer and rabbit resistant

Exposure

Full sun to part shade

Growth Rate

Rapid

Seasonal Interests