Height: 3-8" (7.5-20cm) Flowering Time: Summer Flower Colour: Blue, white ____________________________________
Subclass: Dicotyledonae (Dicotyledons) Superorder: Asteridae (Daisy Superorder) Order: Campanulales (Bellflower Order) Family: Campanulaceae (Bellflower Family) Genus: Campanula (Bellflower) Species: cochlearifolia (with leaves shaped like a spoon) ____________________________________
Campanula cochlearifolia is one of the most attractive and obliging of the small Campanulas. It forms tidy creeping mats of small green leaves, with a generous display of neat little pixie-hat flowers on thin wiry stems. Equally happy on a rock garden or in a trough. As well as shades of blue, there are varieties with white flowers, and also a double form.
Harvesting and Growing from Seed:
Inside (35 days)Winter
Inside (22 days)
Outside (60 days)
Seed Pod The seedpod is a small pixie hat, opening with three holes at the top.
Seed The seeds are tiny light brown flat ovals. There are many seeds in a seed pod.
Seedling The seedling is small, with tiny shiny heart-shaped leaves.
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