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PlantFiles: Adenophora
Adenophora tashiroi

Family: Campanulaceae (kam-pan-yew-LAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Adenophora (ad-eh-NO-for-uh) (Info)
Species: tashiroi

Synonym:Adenophora polymorpha var. tashiroi

4 members have or want this plant for trade.


36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Unknown - Tell us

Sun Exposure:
Sun to Partial Shade
Light Shade

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:
Medium Blue

Bloom Time:
Late Spring/Early Summer


Other details:
May be a noxious weed or invasive
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
Self-sows freely; deadhead if you do not want volunteer seedlings next season
Suitable for growing in containers

Soil pH requirements:
Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Propagation Methods:
From seed; direct sow after last frost

Seed Collecting:
Bag seedheads to capture ripening seed
Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored

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1 positive
1 neutral
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

Positive Ursula On Sep 19, 2005, Ursula from Santiago
Chile (Zone 9b) wrote:

Mine started blooming in late Winter. I'm in a zone 9b.

Neutral Lilith On May 11, 2002, Lilith from Durham
United Kingdom (Zone 8a) wrote:

Ground hugging perennial with racemes of violet flowers on spreading stems in midsummer.

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