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Willow Amsonia

Botanical Name
Amsonia hubrichtii
Min Zone
4
Max Zone
9
Height
2 to 3 feet
Width
2 to 3 feet
Flowers
Late spring to early summer: steel blue
Fall Color
Attractive clear yellow
Light
Full sun to part shade
Soil
Moist, well-drained
Planting & Care
  • May need staking in shade and highly fertile soils
  • Plants benefit from being cut back to 6-8" after flowering to promote sturdy, full growth
  • Mix with neighboring plants to provide support
  • Dig and divide in fall
  • Space plant 3 feet apart
Problems
None serious

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