Gentiana asclepiadea

(Willow gentian)

Growth: Clump-forming with upright stems. Prefers part sun or dappled shade in a humous-rich, moist soil. Grow front of border, or in a woodland setting.

Characteristics: Moderately slow growing.

Colours: Fresh green willow-like foliage. In late summer, a profusion of striking dark blue trumpet-shaped flowers up to 2 in. (5cm) long emerge from the upper leaf axils.

Size:  height 2-3’ (60-90cm), width 12-18” (30-45cm) 

Zone: 3  

On site:  15cm $12.00