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Amsonia 'Blue Ice'

Phonetic Spelling
am-SO-nee-uh
Description

'Bue Ice' Bluestar is an herbaceous perennial with lavender-blue flowers in the dogbane family. Although the parentage of this hybrid is uncertain, the foliage and flowers look most like A. tabernaemontana, with the main differences being that 'Blue Ice' is more compact and has darker blue flowers.

See this plant in the following landscapes:
Pollinator Garden- Partial Shade
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#showy flowers#blue flowers#lavender flowers#HS302
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#showy flowers#blue flowers#lavender flowers#HS302
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Amsonia
    Family:
    Apocynaceae
    Life Cycle:
    Perennial
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Herbaceous Perennial
    Perennial
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
    Partial Shade (Direct sunlight only part of the day, 2-6 hours)
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Blue
    Purple/Lavender
    Flower Value To Gardener:
    Showy
  • Leaves:
    Hairs Present:
    No
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No