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Gentiana 'True Blue'

Quick Overview

  • 2" Tubular Blue Flowers,
  • Smooth, Lanced-Shaped Leaves,
  • Deer Resistant
Common Name:Gentian
Plant Type:Perennial
Hardiness Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7 What is my zone?
Height:1 - 3 Feet
Spread:1 - 2 Feet
Exposure:Full Sun (+6 hrs.)
Part Shade (4-6 hrs.)
Nature Attractions:Butterflies, Hummingbirds
Critter Resistance:Deer
Flower Color:Blue Shades

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(Gentian) Gentiana 'True Blue', a lovely "true" blue perennial that produces large 2-inch tubular blue flowers that open at the nodes all up and down the stems. The plant has smooth, green, lance-shaped leaves and grows to a height of 24-30 inches. Hummingbirds and butterflies love 'True Blue'! The compact well-branched habit thrives in a full sun to part shade location and will continue to bloom into the fall. Add a pop of 'True Blue' color to your indoor floral arrangements, the flowers are long lasting and will fill in nicely. Gentiana 'True Blue' adds a statement to your garden whether planted as a specimen or in mass plantings. Are deer a problem? No worries here, Gentiana 'True Blue' is deer resistant.
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Gentiana 'True Blue' PP20,433

Common Name Gentian
USDA Hardiness Zone 4, 5, 6, 7
Plant Type Perennial
Sun Exposure Full Sun (+6 hrs.), Part Shade (4-6 hrs.)
Soil Moisture Needs Moderate, Moist
Nature Attractions Butterflies, Hummingbirds
Critter Resistance Deer
Flower Color Blue Shades
Attributes Cut Flower or Foliage, Deciduous
Design Use Border
Season of Interest (Flowering) Fall, Late Summer, Summer

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