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botanical name:
Campanula lactiflora 'Prichard's Variety'
Campanula lactiflora 'Prichard's Variety' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Milky Bellflower
family:  Campanulaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.75m
width: 0.60m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: erect
leaf colour: green
flower colour: violet
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: alkaline
minimum temp: -20°C
USDA zone: 5 to 8
description:
Sturdy, relatively short growing, forming clumps of upright leafy stems with violet-blue flowers in summer.

cultivation:
Moist, well drained, fertile alkaline to neutral soil in part shade, or sun if consistently moist and not too hot. Resents transplanting.

propagation:
From seed, sown in spring or summer. Do not cover as light assists germination.

usage:
Attractive to bees.

other notes:
RHS AGM

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