Creates a carpet of upturned, bell-shaped, blue flowers that will last for several months in summer. A favorite for rock gardens. Works equally well in containers, fronts of borders, and massed as a groundcover. An herbaceous perennial.
Plant type: Groundcover, Perennial
Growth habit: Spreading
Growth rate: Fast
Average landscape size: Fast growing; reaches 6 to 8 in. tall, 8 to 12 in. wide.
Special features: Fast Growing
Flower color: Blue
Flower attributes: Flowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
Garden style: Cottage, Rustic
Design Ideas: Plant bellflowers at the front of the border to create a tidy edge in bloom or out. Use to line a flagstone path. Makes a beautiful groundcover at the edge of woodland plantings where there’s more sun. Lovely choice at the base of dry stone walls and rock gardens.
Companion Plants: Cranesbill (Geranium); Avens (Geum) Coral Bells (Heuchera); Daylily (Hemerocallis); Coneflower (Echinacea)