Campanula Seeds - Cup & Saucer Mixture
- 100 Seeds
- 70-75 Days from Planting/Transplanting
- Reaches maturity at a height of 24-30 inches
- Produces distinct cup-shaped flowers with a 'saucer' base
- Showcases a mix of blues, purples, and whites in its blooms
- Perfectly suited for borders, beds, and containers
- Thrives best in moderately rich, well-drained soil
- Adaptable to both full sunlight and partial shade conditions
Campanula, also recognized as bellflower, has its roots in European regions, predominantly the Mediterranean. The 'Cup & Saucer' variety, as the name suggests, features an enchanting design of blossoms reminiscent of a teacup seated on a saucer. It's a cultivar that has captivated gardeners for generations, marrying the old-world charm with modern horticultural advancements.
The 'Cup & Saucer' Campanula is not just about aesthetics; it plays a functional role in gardens too. Its distinctive blooms are a magnet for pollinators, including bees and butterflies, thereby enriching the garden's ecosystem. Furthermore, the elegant flowers make for beautiful additions to bouquets and floral arrangements, with their unique shape creating an interesting focal point.
Growing Habits & Planting Instructions:
To bring the beauty of the 'Cup & Saucer' Campanula to your garden, plant the seeds just beneath the soil's surface, maintaining a spacing of around 10-12 inches between them. The location should ideally have well-draining soil, rich in organic matter. While these plants are forgiving and can manage in partial shade, placing them in a sun-drenched spot will ensure the most vibrant blossoms. Regular watering, without making the soil soggy, and occasional feeding with a balanced fertilizer will encourage a healthier growth and profuse flowering.
Embrace the timeless elegance and intriguing design of the 'Cup & Saucer' Campanula in your garden. Their presence promises to not only elevate the aesthetic appeal but also invite a buzz of beneficial activity. A blend of tradition and beauty awaits with each seed you plant.