'Storm Cloud' Blue Star

Amsonia tabernaemontana

Spring foliage emerges with near-black stems and unfurl to deep-green foliage. Late spring flowers of soft blue.

Sunlight Exposure:Full SunPart Sun
Plant Attributes:CutflowerDeer ResistantDrought TolerantSalt TolerantU.S. Native

Plant Type(s): Perennial

Color(s): Blue

  • Plant Height: 24" - 30"
  • Plant Width: 38" - 42"
  • Hardy Zones: 4 - 9

Spring/Summer Care: Trim lightly after flowering to remove spent blossoms.

Autumn/Winter Care: Remove dead foliage.

Fertilizer Needs: Fertilize in spring (around flowering time) with a balanced product and incorporate organic material, if possible.

'Storm Cloud' Blue Star