Scientific Name: Campanula trachelium Form: Pyramidal - narrowly
Common Name:nettle-leaved bellflower Texture:Medium - coarse
Family Name:CampanulaceaeHabit: Upright
Plant Type: Herbaceous perennial Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.7 - 1.3m x 0.3 - 0.6m
Origin: Central / west Asia, Africa, Europe Hardiness Zone:Zone 5: (-29 to -23 C)
Leaves: Simple, Alternate, Soft flexible, Pubescent, Ovate, Lanceolate, Dentate, Serrate
Flowers: Raceme, Violet, Purple, Blue, Jun- Jul- Aug
Fruit: Capsule, Brown, Oct- Sep
Exposure: Part sun/part shade, Full sun only if soil kept moist
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Landscape Uses: Group or mass planting, Perennial border, Summer interest, Woodland margin
Key ID Features:Leaves ovate-lanceolate on stem, nettle-like, hairy, deeply-toothed; florets in loose racemes, 3-4 cm long.