Platycodon grandiflorus &

Platycodon grandiflorus 'Astra Blue'

Astra Blue Balloon Flower

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**Dormancy Note - This plant is currently dormant for the winter! It is available for purchase! Your delivered plant may be dormant, or showing very little top growth. However, you can still plant! These plants are putting all their energy into root production, so they will be ready to thrive in the spring! If you have any issues with your plant the following peak season, you can fill out our return request form to request a replacement plant.

Astra Blue Balloon Flower is a small clump-forming perennial with toothed blue-green foliage.  The flower buds puff up like balloons before opening to small purple-blue flowers throughout summer.  Grows best with rich, loamy well-drained soil.

Type: 

Perennial

Height: 

 - 0.5'

Spread: 

 - 0.5'

Spacing: 

0.5'

USDA Hardiness Zone: 

3 - 8

Culture: 

Full SunPart Sun

Bloom Color: 

Blue

Season of Interest: 

Summer

MAINTENANCE NEEDS: Low Maintenance.  As the root system is delicate, it is best to not transplant the plant after it has established.  Root rot may occur in overly moist soils.  Watch for slugs and snails.
LANDSCAPE USES:  Accents or Group Plantings, BordersNaturalized AreasWoodland Garden, and Containers.

COMPANION PLANTS: PhloxBlanket Flower, Yarrow

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