Amsonia hubrichtii

Arkansas Blue Star

Plant Type:

SUN PERENNIALS

Amsonia hubrichtii (also spelled A. hubrechtii) The Arkansas Blue Star is the most delicate form of all the Amsonia. Light blue late spring to early summer flowers set atop clusters of stems cloaked in willowy thread-like leaves. Feathery foliage turns gold in autumn. Arkansas Blue Star is a butterfly attractor. This is a lovely species content in average to fertile soils that drain in half to full sun. Amsonia hubrichtii nativity is Arkansas and Oklahoma. Established pot grown perennial via division.


Height:

12-36 in

Spread:

12-36 in

Colors:

Light Blue

Zone:

(5b)6 to 8
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Characteristics and Attributes for Amsonia hubrichtii

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Late Spring / Early Summer

Season of Interest (Foliage)

  • Spring / Summer / Autumn

Autumn Interest

  • Autumn Leaf Color

Nature Attraction

  • Butterflies

Light

  • Full Sun
  • Mostly Sunny

Attributes

  • Border
  • Wildlife Garden
  • Massing
  • Natural Garden

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Slow
  • Medium

Soil

  • Fertile
  • Average
  • Draining

Origins

  • Arkansas
  • Oklahoma

Propagated By

  • Division