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Campanula americana

Also called American Bellflower


Campanula americana - Tall Bellflower

More About Campanula americana

  • AKA Campanulastrum americanum
  • Flat, star-shaped, five-lobed, blue flowers with a white, inner circle
  • Heart-shaped, dark green, hairy, scalloped leaves
  • Long blooming biennial
  • Bloom Time: July to September

Interesting Notes:

Native to Ontario

Zone:

4

Height:

90-150 cm

Spread:

30-50 cm

Colour:

Blue (deep)
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Tall Bellflower Growing and Maintenance Tips

This self-sowing biennial does best in partial to full shade, in a medium to moist soil. Naturally found in moist, open woods, along streams and ponds, or in roadside ditches.


Campanula americana Characteristics

Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Full Shade
Full Shade
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage
Native to Ontario
Native to Ontario
Long Blooming
Long Blooming

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Flowering Time

Lt. Sum-Fall
Summer

Habit

Upright
Clumping

Foliage Color

Green (dark)

Landscape uses

Roadside planting
Woodland/woods edge
Naturalizing