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Campanula - cochlearifolia (Campanula, Bellflower)

Type Herbaceous flower, Deciduous, Ground cover, Flowering
Form Spreading clump
Size Low Border / Edging / Ground Cover Plant (up to 50cm height)
Colours Light blue Flowers (Summer), Medium green Foliage
Care Some Maintenance Required
Hardiness Frost hardy
Growth Medium Growing Plant
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Campanula - Cultivation Notes

Campanula flourishes on most decent garden soils, as long as they are free draining. For best results plant in full sun or light shade. Dead head in mid summer to encourage repeat flowering. Cut back to ground level in autumn; Split and divide congested plants every three years and look out for slugs and rust.

Strengths, Weaknesses & Design Usage

Weaknesses of Campanula

  • Does not tolerate very dry or very wet soils

Design & Plant Use for Campanula:

  • Summer flowering herbaceous plant suitable for border planting
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