Balloon flower 'Mariesii' Platycodon grandiflorus 'Mariesii'
'Mariesii' is an herbaceous perennial to 45cm tall, with blue-green lance-shaped leaves and violet-blue flowers 5cm wide, opening from balloon-like buds in late summer
About this plant
balloon flower 'Mariesii'
Full Sun, Partial Shade
Cut back to the base in autumn
- Suitable locations
Flower borders and beds Coastal Cottage & Informal Garden Rock Garden City & Courtyard Gardens Gravel Garden
Propagate by seed in pots or in situ in spring; cultivars may not come true from seed
May be attacked by slugs and snails
Generally disease free