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Stokesia Cyanea perennial

Stokesia Cyanea perennialStokesia Cyanea is a handsome herbaceous perennial which is quite hardy, but owing to the late period at which it flowers its blooms are liable to be cut off by frosts. It is therefore more suitable for a cool house than the open air, unless the warmest and most sheltered position be assigned to it.

A rich, sandy soil is indispensable for its growth. Stokesia Cyanea may be increased by dividing the roots in spring. The flowers are produced from October to December.

The height of the Stokesia Cyanea is about 1.5 feet.