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Oxypetalum caeruleum = Tweedia caerulea

Common Name(s):

  • Tweedia
Description

For those who love blue flowers, Tweedia is a relatively new introduction related to our milkweeds. It perennializes in the warmer Piedmont and coastal plain, but can be grown as an annual in cooler areas. Good as a cut flower. Pinch back when young to encourage branching.

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  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Oxypetalum
    Species:
    caeruleum
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Perennial
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Blue
  • Leaves:
    Hairs Present:
    No
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No