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botanical name:
Campanula poscharskyana 'Stella'
Campanula poscharskyana 'Stella' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Trailing bellflower, Serbian bellflower
family:  Campanulaceae
characteristics: perennial, evergreen, ground-cover
height: 0.15m
width: 1.00m
growth rate: fast
growth habit: mounding
leaf colour: green
flower colour: violet
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -35°C
USDA zone: 3 to 9
description:
Variety with star-shaped bright violet-blue flowers. Low spreading clumps with rounded to ovate, toothed, mid-green leaves. Better behaved than the species.

cultivation:
Prefers light and medium, neutral to alkaline, well-drained soils and full sun but will grow in some shade and is tolerant of nutritionally poor soil.

propagation:
Easy by division at almost any time. Also by seed or basal cuttings.

usage:
Ground cover on poor soils, in sunny positions.

other notes:
RHS AGM

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