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Adenophora polyantha

Common name ladybells
Family campanulaceae
Life cycle perennial
Flowers purple-blue
Light sun-part shade
From seed germinate cold
detailed seed-starting info below

The plants we grew from seed labeled "Adenophora polyantha" turned out to be yet another strain of Campanula rapunculoides. They are still overrunning our side garden. Perhaps I'll grow the true species some day – I'll keep this page around just in case.

This plant used to grow in our garden, but it slipped away...

Read about my efforts to distinguish adenophoras from campanulas

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Seed-starting details for this plant

  1. Seed from '06 trade. Baggy 35F (40d; 50%G, 26-40d) - 70F (30%G, 3d)
  2. Seed from '07 garden. Baggy 35F (89%G, 3-5w)

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