Arkansas Blue Star Amsonia

Amsonia hubrichtii

 

Height: 3'

Width: 3'

Exposure: Full to part sun

Flower: Pale blue

Zone: 5-8

 

This perennial features narrow, needle-like foliage that is soft to the touch. From late spring through early summer, 2-3" wide clusters of small, light blue, star-shaped flowers are borne above the short mound of ferny foliage. Beautiful golden fall color. 2011 PERENNIAL PLANT OF THE YEAR!