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Campanula makaschvilii (Bellflower)

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
0.45m
Max height
0.45m
Max spread
2-5 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Campanula makaschvilii

Other names

Bellflower

Genus

Campanula Campanula

Species

C. makaschvilii - C. makaschvilii is a clump-forming, herbaceous perennial with heart-shaped, mid-green leaves and, in summer, arching stems bearing racemes of open bell-shaped, pale pink flowers with darker pink petal margins.


Campanula makaschvilii is: Deciduous

Habit

Clump-forming

Flower

Pale-pink in Summer

Foliage

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

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Slugs , Snails Slugs , Snails

Leaf spot , Powdery mildew , Rust Leaf spot , Powdery mildew , Rust

General care

Pruning

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

Propagation methods

Seed, Basal cuttings


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Where to grow

Campanula makaschvilii (Bellflower) will reach a height of 0.45m and a spread of 0.45m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Gravel, Garden edging, Cottage/Informal, City, Beds and borders, Banks and Slopes, Rock

Cultivation

Grow in fertile, moist but well-drained or well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade. Do not allow soil to dry out if planted in sun.

Soil type

Chalky, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Well-drained, Moist but well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

South, East

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 makaschvilii

Other names

Bellflower

Genus

Campanula Campanula

Species

C. makaschvilii - C. makaschvilii is a clump-forming, herbaceous perennial with heart-shaped, mid-green leaves and, in summer, arching stems bearing racemes of open bell-shaped, pale pink flowers with darker pink petal margins.

Foliage

Deciduous

Habit

Clump-forming


Colour

Flower

Pale-pink in Summer

Foliage

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


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Slugs , Snails

Specific diseases

Leaf spot , Powdery mildew , Rust

General care

Pruning

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

Propagation methods

Seed, Basal cuttings


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Campanula makaschvilii (Bellflower) will reach a height of 0.45m and a spread of 0.45m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Gravel, Garden edging, Cottage/Informal, City, Beds and borders, Banks and Slopes, Rock

Cultivation

Grow in fertile, moist but well-drained or well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade. Do not allow soil to dry out if planted in sun.

Soil type

Chalky, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Well-drained, Moist but well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

South, East

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

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

Hardy (H4)

USDA zones

Zone 8, Zone 7, Zone 6, Zone 5

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