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Amsonia tabernaemontana var. salicifolia
Common Name: Blue Star Family: Apocynaceae (The Dogbane Family)

Amsonia tabernaemontana var. salicifolia
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Blue stars are North American natives with handsome glossy foliage and star-shaped blue flowers. Variety salicifolia blooms slightly later in the summer than the species and sports significantly narrower, graceful, willow-shaped leaves that turn beautiful fall colours of yellows and oranges. Deer resistant.

Geogrpahical Origin:
North America
Native Habitat:
Moist woods, banks, thickets in rich soils near bluffs.

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourBlue 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height2-4'  Bloom TimeLate Summer 
Spread12-24'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureFull - Part Sun Sun  Foliage ColourGreen Good Fall Colour 
Soil MoistureAverage Moist  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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