A group of traditional, old-fashioned, cottage garden plants. Bellflowers are cold- hardy, mostly growing in Zones 4 to 8. Groundcover campanula are rarely deadheaded, but the trailing ornamental types and the upright species are commonly deadheaded to encourage more flowers. Campanulas prefer evenly moist soils with good drainage and are at their best in climates with cool nights. We have chosen a select group of Campanula and prefer to grow a small range of really good, reliable plants rather than a huge range with some big questions marks. This … Taller species can be cut back in autumn. Campanula is easy to propagate by division after new … peach-leaved bellflower. Hardy, vigorous and persistent, Campanula portenschlagiana is an alpine campanula, easily grown in rock gardens, on walls, in front of borders or even in containers. HOW TO CARE FOR A CAMPANULA PLANT. Plants can be divided in early spring before new growth commences, fertilise with a liquid seaweed fertiliser in spring, try deadheading Campanula persicifolia to promote repeat flowering. Delivery options. 0 more photos VIEW GALLERY. Clay pans are ideal but must have good drainage. Deadhead to prevent the fine seed from settling. While time-consuming, deadheading campanula plants does lead to repeat blooming and thus a longer flowering season. They are one of the treasures of the gardening world because of their diverse habit and bold flowers. In colder regions or more exposed gardens, it may lose them all, but then fresh new growth appears again in spring. The linear foliage is green and healthy. CAMPANULA PERSICIFOLIA. Suggested uses. 3 more photos VIEW GALLERY. Ranging from robust summer border plants to more diminutive types for rockeries and containers, these easy-to-grow plants have mainly clear blue or white, pink or purple flowers. Transplanting & Propagating Campanula through Division. Delivery options. Deadhead to prolong flowering. Make sure they have well-draining soil in a fairly sunny location. Family: Campanulaceae (kam-pan-yew-LAY-see-ee) Genus: Campanula (kam-PAN-yoo-luh) Species: persicifolia (per-sik-ih-FOH-lee-uh) Cultivar: Telham Beauty: 3 vendors have this plant for sale. Campanula (Campanula persicifolia), also known as bellflower, is a hardy summer bloomer that thrives in dry, sunny climates with chilly nights. Unionworkeruk Posts: 94. One of the most popular uprights is Peach Leaved Bellflower (Campanula persicifolia). Plant Uses: Cottage/Informal Garden, Flower Arranging, Flowers Borders and Beds or Under-planting roses and shrubs. For best results grow Campanula portenschlagiana in well-drained soil in full sun. Water Requirements: Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater. Will … Mostly bell-shaped, sometimes they open to be like flat stars. Its stiff mat of slowly spreading evergreen rosettes is topped by 3-foot-tall, all open, bell-shaped lavender to white flowers in late spring. 9cm pot: £6.99: 9cm pot. Campanula persicifolia var. Standard; Next / named day; more info. View gallery. This perennial is semi-evergreen so it can lose some of its leaves in winter. Deadhead individual flowers, when new buds are forming on the same stem: this is necessary for Daylilies (Hemerocallis), Peach-leaved Bellflower (Campanula persicifolia), Balloon Flower (Platycodon) and a few others. Campanulas are a well-loved addition to cottage garden borders, forming an evergreen rosette of foliage at the base of the plant. alba peach-leaved bellflower. Covering a large genus of annuals, biennials and perennials. Mostly in blues and purples there are also some whites and pinks. Familiar cottage garden perennials suitable for a variety of sites. £6.99: Quantity: in stock (shipped in 3-5 working days) Buy. Campanula persicifolia. 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