Campanula carpatica f. alba 'Weisse Clips'

Campanula carpatica 'Weisse Clips'

Bellflower

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Key Information

  • Botanical name: Campanula carpatica 'Weisse Clips'
  • Common name: Bellflower
  • Plant type: Perennial

Height: 30cm

Spread: 45cm

  • Features: Attractive to wildlife, Flowers

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Campanula carpatica is one of the most popular and easily grown campanula species, having very large wide open flowers. Most varieties have white or blue flowers, borne from early to late summer.

Campanula carpatica f. alba 'Weisse Clips' is a lovely white-flowered campanula. It's easy to grow, forming low-growing mounds of foliage with upward-facing white bell-shaped flowers for weeks on end. It's useful for growing in rockeries and alpine troughs and is robust enough to plant at the front of a border where it will bring pockets of freshness to summer displays.

For best results grow Campanula carpatica f. alba 'Weisse Clips' in moist but well-drained soil in full sun to partial shade. Deadhead spent blooms to prolong flowering.

Position

  • Sun exposure: Full sun, Dappled shade
  • Aspect: South facing, West facing
  • Position in border: Front
  • Hardiness: Hardy
  • Soil type: Well drained/light/sandy, Clay/heavy/moist, Chalky/alkaline

Wildlife

Attracts:
  • Bees

  • Beneficial insects

  • Birds

  • Butterflies / Moths

  • Other pollinators

  • Wildlife features: Nectar/pollen rich flowers

Care routine

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Take cuttings
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Prune
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Toxicity

Toxic to:
  • People

  • Cats

  • Dogs

  • Birds

  • Horses

  • Livestock

  • Effects: No toxic effects reported for this plant.

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