Astra Double Blue Balloon Flower
Platycodon grandiflora 'Astra Double Blue'
Full sun, Partial sun
Water regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Average Size at Maturity||Reaches 8 to 10 in. tall and 6 to 8 in. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Early to late summer|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Cutting Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Special Feature||Attracts Butterflies, Dwarf Plant|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.|
Best in organically rich, loamy soil. Avoid wet or poorly-drained sites. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 3-9