Botanical Name: Campanula lactiflora Prichard’s Variety
Common Name: Pritchard’s Milky Bellflower
Category: Hardy Perennial
Seed Count: 200
Campanula lactiflora Prichard’s Variety – Star shaped deep violet flowers are produced on branching stems throughout the summer. The upright habit of this campanula makes it ideal for the middle of the border. The deep green lance shaped leaves make a perfect backdrop for the very showy summer blooms. Enjoys full sun to part shade in well drained humus rich soil. Some moisture over the hotter months. 120cm x 60cm.
Sow campanula seeds in good quality compost or seed raising mix at any time . Lightly cover with fine river sand or compost to their own depth. Place in a propagator or cover with a plastic lid in a warm place. We recommend germinating at 15-20 degrees C keep moist at all times, but do not saturate. Germination should occur in 14-28 days. Seeds trays may be placed in a unheated greenhouse and wait for natural germination in Spring. Pot on seedlings to harden off and mature before finally planting out in the garden.