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Amsonia ciliata var. ciliata (Fringed bluestar)

Amsonia ciliata var. ciliata

Amsonia ciliata Walter var. ciliata

Fringed Bluestar

Apocynaceae (Dogbane Family)



USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Leaf Shape: Lanceolate
Fruit Type: Follicle
Size Notes: Up to about 2 feet tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Blue
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun


USA: AL , AR , FL , GA , NC , SC , TX
Native Distribution:

From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:

Mt. Cuba Center - Hockessin, DE

Web Reference

Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

USDA: Find Amsonia ciliata var. ciliata in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Amsonia ciliata var. ciliata in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Amsonia ciliata var. ciliata


Record Modified: 2023-05-25
Research By: SET

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