Astra Pink Balloon Flower

Platycodon 'Astra Pink'

SKU
05819
Intriguing balloon-like buds blossom into lovely, long lasting, star-shaped flowers. Compact habit with exceptional form. A good choice for perennial borders, cutting gardens and mixed container plantings. Adored by butterflies.
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Full sun, Partial sun

Water regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry. Tolerates occasional drought when established.

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Average Size at MaturityReaches 8-10 in. tall and wide.
Bloom TimePink flowers, late spring to summer
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorPink
Garden StyleCottage
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Cutting Garden
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Special FeatureCompact Form
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry. Tolerates occasional drought when established.

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. For a neat appearance, remove old foliage before new leaves emerge.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-9

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