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Plant Characteristics

Brand*
  • Pennsylvania Gold Medal Award Winners
  • Oklahoma Proven
Cultural Information*
  • Leaf Scorch - High Resistance
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
  • Leaf Spot - High Resistance
  • Root Rot - High Resistance
Flower Color*
  • Light Blue
Flower Type*
  • Single Blooming
Fruit Type*
  • Seedless/No Fruit
Growth Rate*
  • Fast
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Dark Yellow/Gold
  • Light Yellow/Brilliant Yellow
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Green
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
Leaf Type*
  • Deciduous/Herbaceous
Nature Assets*
  • Deer Resistant
  • Attracts Butterflies
Plant Type*
  • Perennial
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Spring Planting
  • Summer Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Moist
  • Well-Drained
  • Tolerates Low pH (Acidic Soils)
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Average
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
  • Salt Tolerant
Propagation Methods*
  • Cuttings or Divisions
Season of Interest*
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Spring Flowering
  • Summer
  • Fall
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Spring
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
Uses*
  • Mass Planting
  • Landscape Specimen
  • Rain Garden
  • Border Plant
  • Near Water Gardens or Ponds
  • Erosion Control
  • Accent Plant
  • Under Power Lines
  • Rock Gardens
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Amsonia is easy to grow, and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include a free fertilizer packet.

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ARKANSAS BLUE STAR

Amsonia hubrichtii

Buy Arkansas Blue Star online. Arkansas Blue Star won the Perennial Plant of the Year Award in 2011. This terrific perennial is known for its blue flowers in the springtime and its super bright, yellow-gold fall color. This is a must for any bed, mass planting, or border.2011 PERENNIAL PLANT OF THE YEAR!

Mature Height:

30-36 Inches

Mature Spread:

36-48 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

5-9

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Family: Apocynaceae · Common Name: Blue Star

FREE with every plant purchased:

  • The Sooner Guarantee: For details, click here!
  • A pre-measured amount of Polyon® Best-Paks time release fertilizer that keeps your plant well nourished for one year.
  • Pre-hydrated Hydro-Gels are included in the top of each container to use when planting as they help retain soil moisture, and plants will establish more quickly with less transplant shock. Plants will also survive drought-like conditions and accidental missed waterings better.
  • Planting and Care Instruction brochure.
  • Catalogs of new and exciting plant brands, such as Garden Debut® and Proven Winners®.

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Eco gallon Potted

SKU: 7618

(2.64 qrts / 2.51 liters)
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Root Pouch 1 gallon

SKU: 11607

(1.0 gallons / 3.8 liters)
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Best quality product I have received from eComerce plants. Keep the good work up.


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September 2014

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