Amsonia 'Blue Ice'

Blue Ice Bluestar

Newly planted

Newly planted


Family: Apocynaceae

Genus: Amsonia

Category: Perennial

Zones: 4 to 9

Size: To 18" tall and wide

Growth Rate: Moderate

Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade


Lavender blue flowers in spring. Clumping perennials with willow-like foliage, grown for its compact habit. Should not need staking or support.


Found growing among seedling of Amsonia tabernaemontana at White Flower Farm.


My Experience: 

I purchased a 4" pot from Thyme after Thyme in April 2011 and planted it near the Japanese Maple in the One of Everything garden.

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