3 years to reach maturity
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Eastern Bluestar Overview
Amsonia tabernaemontana is a clumping perennial species that produces numerous stems. Foliage is dark green and oval to lance-shaped, flowers are produced in rounded clusters. They are pale blue in colour and appear from late spring through to the middle of summer. This species is part of the Royal Horticultural Society “Plants for Pollinators” initiative to showcase plants which support pollinator populations by providing ample amounts of nectar and/ or pollen. A great choice for encouraging pollinating insect wildlife into your garden!
How to propagate Eastern Bluestar
Divide in spring.
Softwood cuttings are best taken in early summer.
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Other uses of Eastern Bluestar
Border, cutting bed.