A taller bluestar that is appealing to hummingbirds and butterflies! Tolerates significant amounts of shade, but blooms better in more sun. Shade brown plants tend to be taller, and can be trimmed back in late spring to encourage dense growth. Deer resistant.
Light: Full Sun, Part Sun/Shade
Soil Moisture: Wet Mesic, Mesic
Soil Type: Clay Loam, Rocky Loam, Sandy Loam
Bloom Color: Light Blue
Bloom Time: May
Root Type: Taproot
Notable Wildlife Interactions: Flowers attract hummingbirds, large bees, butterflies, and hummingbird moths. Hosts one species of aphid. Rarely browsed by mammals.