Amsonia tabernaemontana ‘Storm Cloud’ (Blue Star)

proven winner

Near black stems with leaves that are very dark with silver veins emerging early spring. Light periwinkle blue, star shaped flowers. Blooms for a long 4-6 weeks. The foliage turns a rich shade of golden yellow in the fall. Height 24-30".

Amsonia attracts bees and butterflies to the garden. Prefers average, medium well drained soil. Drought tolerant when established. Tolerates clay and loamy moist soils. Deer resistant.

  • USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 4-9
  • Exposure: Full Sun, Part Shade
  • Bloom Times(s): May-June