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Dwarf blue star makes a nice landscape ornamental and attracts pollinators.

Dwarf blue star makes a nice landscape ornamental and attracts pollinators. Typical inventory plug USDA, NRCS. 2012. The PLANTS Database (http://plants.usda.gov, 4 October 2012). National Plant Data Team, Greensboro, NC 27401-4901 USA.

Amsonia tabernemontana 'Blue Ice'

Dwarf blue star

'Blue Ice’ is a dwarf selection of our native blue star. This cultivar is longer blooming with darker blue flowers atop narrow, dark green foliage that turns a pretty yellow in the fall. This plant does best in full sun or light shade in average soil. Best when massed. 


Height:

15 in

Spread:

2 ft

USDA Hardiness Zone:

4-9

Bloom Color:

Blue

Amsonia tabernemontana 'Blue Ice' Characteristics

Exposure

  • Full Sun

Soil Moisture Preference

  • Moist

Attributes

  • Long Blooming
  • Drought Tolerant

Flowering Months

  • June
  • May

Foliage Color

  • Green