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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
Sturdy, relatively short growing, forming clumps of upright leafy stems with violet-blue flowers in summer.

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

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

Attractive to bees.

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