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Amsonia repens (Creeping bluestar)
Romfh, Peggy

Amsonia repens

Amsonia repens Shinners

Creeping Bluestar

Apocynaceae (Dogbane Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: AMRE3

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Size Notes: To about 20 inches in height.
Size Class: 0-1 ft. , 1-3 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Blue
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May
Bloom Notes: Flowers pale, indigo-blue.

Distribution

USA: LA , TX

Additional resources

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

Metadata

Record Modified: 2014-10-02
Research By: JAM

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