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"Referred by garden designer Charlotte Rowe. Very impressed...will get out into the garden this week!"

– Kate , Amersham, Buckinghamshire

Campanula glomerata 'Alba' (White clustered bellflower)

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Time to maturity
2-5 years
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Botanical name: Campanula glomerata 'Alba'

Other names: White clustered bellflower, Campanula glomerata var. alba

Genus: Campanula

Variety or Cultivar: 'Alba' _ 'Alba' is a vigorous, clump-forming perennial with erect stems bearing dark green leaves and terminal racemes of white flowers in summer.

Campanula glomerata 'Alba' is: Deciduous

Flower: White in Summer

Foliage: Dark-green in Spring; Dark-green in Summer; Dark-green in Autumn

Habit: Clump-forming, Erect flower stem

Watch out for

Specific pests: Rabbits , Slugs , Snails

Specific diseases: Leaf spot , Powdery mildew

General care

Pruning: Cut back after flowering to prevent self-seeding and to encourage a second flush of flowers.. REGISTER to read more...

Propagation methods: Basal cuttings, Division. REGISTER to

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Campanula glomerata 'Alba' (White clustered bellflower) will reach a height of 0.5m and a spread of 1m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses: Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Underplanting, Low Maintenance, Wildlife, Woodland

Cultivation: Plant in fertile, neutral to alkaline soil that is moist but well-drained in partial shade or sun. Flower colours are best preserved in the shade.

Soil type: Chalky, Loamy

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH: Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Full Sun, Partial Shade

Aspect: North, South, East, West

Exposure: Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)

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