Gentiana 'True Blue' - Gentian



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Status: In Stock
Ships: Must be picked up at Nursery
Mature Height: 24 to 30 inches
Mature Spread: 12 to 18 inches
Proper Name: Gentiana 'True Blue' PP20433

Tags: Bloom Fall, Bloom Summer, Cut Flowers, Feeds Pollinators, Flower (Blue), Full Sun

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Description

Blue is actually a difficult color to come by in nature, that's what makes this gentiana such an outstanding plant. Through the summer and into the fall the mid-height bushy foliage produces 2 inch flowers all along the stems. The flowering plant is great for the middle or back section of a border planting or garden bed, it can be used around hardscapes and even along fence rows or other borders.

Bloom Color:True blue
Bloom Period:Summer to fall
Genus & Species:Gentiana 'True Blue' PP20433
Mature Height:24 to 30 inches
Mature Spread:12 to 18 inches
Plant Spacing:8 to 14 inches
Planting Depth:Plant at soil level
Planting Time:Spring or fall
Soil Type:Well drained soil that stays moist
Sun Exposure:Full Sun to Part Shade
Zone:4 to 7

General care for any tree or shrub is easy, please educate yourself and follow these simple rules.

Caring for Gentiana 'True Blue' - Gentian

Gentians are grown best in cooler climates with mild summers, where summers are warmer it should be protected from afternoon sun. Plant it in well-drained soil that maintains average moisture, mulch will help to maintain the moisture. If the soil stays wet the plant may rot.

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