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Full to part sun, wet to moderately wet moisture level, tolerates wide range of soil from sandy to clay, slightly acid pH. 2-3 ft. height, blooms in spring, blue flowers.
Germination Code: C(60). Slightly difficult to germinate from seed
Native Region: Statewide
Easy-to-grow plant that naturally occurs in wetlands in Tennessee. Forms a shrubby clump with clusters of lovely small, pale blue star-shaped flowers. Tolerates full shade but will become floppy and need staking. Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies.