BALLOON FLOWER (PLATYCODON GRANDIFLORUS) `ASTRA BLUE`

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BALLOON FLOWER (PLATYCODON GRANDIFLORUS) `ASTRA BLUE`

  • Long-lasting blooms
  • Balloon-like buds become blue, bell-shaped flowers
  • Needs good air circulation
  • Thrives in full sun

Dense, compact and mounding, the deep green foliage of this hardworking, long blooming selection is completely obscured at times in the summer months with large, single, deep violet-blue blooms from July through August. Long blooming and easy to grow. Perfect for grouping in the front of a landscape and in containers. Deer resistant. Outstanding in alpine and rock gardens.

Rock Garden
Rock Garden
Container
Container
Long Blooming
Long Blooming
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Summer Bloomer
Summer Bloomer
Mass Planting
Mass Planting
Cold Tolerant
Cold Tolerant
Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun
Partial Sun
Partial Shade
Partial Shade
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant

Characteristics and Attributes

    • Attributes:

      • Rock Garden
      • Container
      • Long Blooming
      • Low Maintenance
      • Border or Bed
      • Summer Bloomer
      • Mass Planting
      • Cold Tolerant
 
    • Flower Color:

      • Blue
 
    • Foliage Color:

      • Green
 
    • Season of Interest (Flowering):

      • Summer
 
    • Exposure:

      • Full Sun
      • Partial Sun
      • Partial Shade
 
    • Critter Resistance:

      • Deer Resistant
 
  • Habit:

    • Mounding