Amsonia hubrechtii Blue Star
Common Name: blue star, Arkansas Amsonia or Hubricht's Amsonia.
Zones (4) 5 to 8 (9).
Full to partial sun.
Plants reach 24 to 36 inches tall and 30 to 36 inches wide.
Herbaceous perennial. Erect, clump-forming plant Growth rate: Rapid, .
2011 Perennial Plant of the Year
Light green, feathery, fern-like foliage is topped in spring with clusters of small, light blue star-shaped flower that emerge in terminal clusters. Feathery, soft-textured, needle-like, alternate leaves are bright green in spring and summer, but turn bright gold in autumn.
Mature field grown plant shipped bare root.