Amsonia 'Storm Cloud'
- Star Shaped Flowers,
- Dense Mounding Habit,
Ships in Spring
(Blue Star) Late spring color that is a must, comes in the form of Amsonia ‘Storm Cloud’. Standing 24-30 inches tall, ‘Storm Cloud’ emerges with dark, almost black stems in the spring, with blade-shaped leaves that are deep green with silver veining. Amsonia ‘Storm Cloud’ has a nice v-shaped mounding habit, with light blue star shaped flowers creating a canopy of color for many weeks. When flowering is complete, ‘Storm Cloud’ leaves you with attractive foliage to carry on. Hardy in zones 4-9, ‘Storm Cloud’ prefers to be planted in full sun to part shade locations in average, moist soil. A great cut flower, this native perennial is ideal as a specimen or border plant and stunning used in mass. Amsonia ‘Storm Cloud’ is a PROVEN WINNERS® Perennial.
Common Name: Bluestar
Plant Type: Perennial
Brand: PROVEN WINNERS® Perennials
Hardiness Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9What is my zone?
Max Height: 24 – 30 Inches
Max Spread: 38 – 42 Inches
Exposure: Full Sun (+6 hrs.), Part Shade (4-6 hrs.)
Nature Attractions: Butterflies
Critter Resistance: Deer
Flower Color: Blue Shades
Soil Moisture Needs: Moderate, Moist
Soil Type: Clay
Attributes: Cut Flower or Foliage, Deciduous, Native
Design Use: Border, Container, Massing
Season of Interest (Flowering): Late Spring or Early Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage): Spring, Summer, Fall