blue star ‘Blue Ice’


Botanical Name Amsonia ‘Blue Ice’
Common Name blue star ‘Blue Ice’
Family Apocynaceae
USDA Zone 4 to 9
Light Requirement Full Sun to Part Shade
Season(s) of interest Spring, Fall
Height and Spread
1-1.5ft x 1-1.5ft
(30-45cm x 30-45cm)
Flower Color Blue
Attracts Wildlife Bees and Other Pollinators
Additional Information
Horticultural origin: Unknown. Thought to be a cross between two species native to the US Midwest. Beautiful icy-blue flowers in early spring.
Location in Lurie Garden
Northwest Light Plate, Northeast Light Plate, Southwest Light Plate, Southeast Light Plate