Amsonia tabernaemontana var. salicifolia

Amsonia tabernaemontana var. salicifolia

Common Name

Willow-leaf Blue Star

Plant Description

Terminal clusters of soft periwinkle blue, star-like flowers with white throats bloom in late spring. Narrow, willow-shaped green foliage turns golden-yellow in the fall and is a clump forming, easy to grow, low maintenance plant. Tolerates wet soil, but does not need it. Excellent when grouped.


  • Light: Full Sun to Partial Shade
  • Height: 24-36"
  • Spread: 24-36"
  • Zones: 3-9
  • Butterflies: YES
  • Deer-Resistant: YES
  • Drought-Resistant: YES
  • Cut Flower: YES
  • Late Dormancy: Ships after April 1st


Recommended by Plants of Merit and a Roy Diblik favorite.

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