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Full to part sun, medium to moderately dry moisture level, fertile rich soil, circumneutral pH. 4-6 ft. height, blooms in summer, gentian blue flowers.
Germination Code: C(60)
Native Region: Anderson, Knox and Roane counties only
Designated an “Endangered Species” in Tennessee. Showy flowers. Needs protection from strong winds. Attracts birds and butterflies.