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Thread leaf bluestar is an ornamental perennial that is drought tolerant.

Thread leaf bluestar is an ornamental perennial that is drought tolerant. Typical inventory plug

Amsonia hubrichtii

Thread leafed bluestar

This plant produces multiple heads of blue star-like flowers. The feathery foliage is green in the summer then turns to a great, glowing yellow in the fall. Amsonia hubrectii is good for use in borders, rock gardens, and open woodland areas. It prefers average, medium, well-drained soil in full sun to part shade. It does best when massed. 


Height:

4-5 ft

Spread:

2-3 ft

USDA Hardiness Zone:

5-9

Bloom Color:

Blue

Amsonia hubrichtii Characteristics

Exposure

  • Full Sun to Partial Shade

Critter Resistance

  • Deer Resistant

Soil Moisture Preference

  • Moist

Attributes

  • Rock Garden
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Cut Flower

Flowering Months

  • July
  • June

Foliage Color

  • Green

Plants that work well with Amsonia hubrichtii ''

Bluebird smooth aster Bluebird smooth aster (Aster laevis 'Bluebird')
Culver root Culver root (Veronicastrum virginicum)