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Campanula 'Blue Moon' (Bellflower 'Blue Moon')

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
0.2m
Max height
0.3m
Max spread
2-5 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Campanula 'Blue Moon'

Other names

Bellflower 'Blue Moon'

Genus

Campanula Campanula

Variety or Cultivar

'Blue Moon' _ 'Blue Moon' is a compact, clump-forming, herbaceous perennial bearing rounded to heart-shaped, toothed, pointed, mid-green leaves, and open-bell-shaped, light blue flowers in summer.


Campanula 'Blue Moon' is: Deciduous

Habit

Compact, Clump-forming

Flower

Blue in Summer

Foliage

Mid-green in Spring; Mid-green in Summer; Mid-green in Autumn

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Snails , Slugs , Aphids Snails , Slugs , Aphids

Leaf spot , Powdery mildew Leaf spot , Powdery mildew

General care

Pruning

Cut back after flowering to prevent self-seeding and to encourage a second flush of flowers.

Propagation

Divide every 3-5 years to maintain vigour. Does not produce seed so will not spread aggressively.

Propagation methods

Basal cuttings, Division


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Where to grow

Campanula 'Blue Moon' (Bellflower 'Blue Moon') will reach a height of 0.2m and a spread of 0.3m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Banks and Slopes, Beds and borders, City, Cottage/Informal, Low Maintenance, Underplanting, Wildlife

Cultivation

Best grown in fertile, neutral to alkaline, moist but well-drained soil in sun or partial shade. In hot summer climates, best with afternoon shade. Needs consistent moisture.

Soil type

Chalky, Loamy

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained

Soil pH

Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

North, South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

Companion plants

We do not currently have companion plants added for this plant.

Botanical name

Campanula 'Blue Moon'

Other names

Bellflower 'Blue Moon'

Genus

Campanula Campanula

Variety or Cultivar

'Blue Moon' _ 'Blue Moon' is a compact, clump-forming, herbaceous perennial bearing rounded to heart-shaped, toothed, pointed, mid-green leaves, and open-bell-shaped, light blue flowers in summer.

Foliage

Deciduous

Habit

Compact, Clump-forming


Colour

Flower

Blue in Summer

Foliage

Mid-green in Spring; Mid-green in Summer; Mid-green in Autumn


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Snails , Slugs , Aphids

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.

Propagation

Divide every 3-5 years to maintain vigour. Does not produce seed so will not spread aggressively.

Propagation methods

Basal cuttings, Division


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Campanula 'Blue Moon' (Bellflower 'Blue Moon') will reach a height of 0.2m and a spread of 0.3m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Banks and Slopes, Beds and borders, City, Cottage/Informal, Low Maintenance, Underplanting, Wildlife

Cultivation

Best grown in fertile, neutral to alkaline, moist but well-drained soil in sun or partial shade. In hot summer climates, best with afternoon shade. Needs consistent moisture.

Soil type

Chalky, Loamy

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained

Soil pH

Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

North, South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

USDA zones

Zone 9, Zone 8, Zone 7, Zone 6, Zone 5

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