Scientific Name: Campanula poscharskyana
Common Name: Serbian campanula, Serbian bellflower
Family Name: Campanulaceae
Origin: Europe
Hardiness Zone: Zone 4: (-34 to -29 °C)
Plant Type: Herbaceous perennial
Mature Size: 0.1 - 0.2m x 0.6 - 1.0m (height x width)
Habit: Spreading
Form: Creeping / Mat-like
Texture: Medium - fine
Landscape Uses: Ground cover, Perennial border, Rock garden
Exposure: Full sun, Part sun/part shade
Soil or Media: Well-drained
Leaves: Simple, Alternate, Basal, Soft flexible, Palmate venation, Pubescent, Ovate, Ciliate, Dentate, Serrate
Flowers: Thyrse, Violet, Purple, Jun-Jul-Aug-Sep
Fruit: Capsule, Brown, Sep-Oct
Key ID Features:
Leaves ovate, most blades 4-6cm long x 3-5 cm wide, bases cordate, margins with shallow but constant, sharp serrations, green to purplish, petioles 8-12cm long; inflorescence panicle of pale purple 5-lobed florets about 4cm wide, compound style spirals at tip, prominent ovary.