Serbian Bellflower
Campanula poscharskyana 'Blue Waterfall'

Family: Campanulaceae (kam-pan-yew-LAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Campanula (kam-PAN-yoo-luh) (Info)
Species: poscharskyana (po-shar-skee-AH-nuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Blue Waterfall
Additional cultivar information:(PP13161; aka Camgood)
Hybridized by Bloom
Registered or introduced: 2001

Category:

Alpines and Rock Gardens

Biennials

Height:

under 6 in. (15 cm)

Spacing:

6-9 in. (15-22 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)

USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)

USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)

USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)

USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)

USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)

USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:

N/A

Bloom Color:

Medium Blue

Bloom Time:

Mid Summer

Foliage:

Herbaceous

Other details:

This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Soil pH requirements:

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)

Patent Information:

Patented

Propagation Methods:

From seed; direct sow outdoors in fall

Direct sow as soon as the ground can be worked

Seed Collecting:

Bag seedheads to capture ripening seed

Allow pods to dry on plant; break open to collect seeds

N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Clovis, California

Garden Grove, California

Martinez, California

Denver, Colorado

Littleton, Colorado

Park Ridge, Illinois

Fishers, Indiana

Morristown, New Jersey

Brooklyn, New York

Southold, New York

Westbury, New York

Raleigh, North Carolina

Cleveland, Ohio

Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

Mount Pleasant, Pennsylvania

Knoxville, Tennessee

Charlottesville, Virginia

Lexington, Virginia

Richmond, Virginia

Chimacum, Washington

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral

On May 28, 2012, Clint07 from Bethlehem, PA wrote:

Is this plant invasive for you? In its second year on a border in my Zone 6 garden it has doubled the area that it occupies. Duration of blooming good and long.