A picture of a Peach-Leaved Bellflower

Peach-Leaved Bellflower

Campanula persicifolia

Also known as

Fairy Bellflower, Fairy Bells, Willow Bell, Peach Bells, Petticoat Bellflower, Willow bellflower

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Full Sun
Moderate care
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H7

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

50cm

50cm

Min

10cm

3 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

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Peach-Leaved Bellflower Overview

Campanula persicifolia has several common names including Peach-Leaved Bellflower, Fairy Bells and Fairy Bellflower. Its evergreen foliage forms in a rosette of narrow, bright green leaves and it produces white or lilac-blue saucer to bell-shaped flowers, depending on the variety or cultivar, from early summer Campanula persicifolia has a bushy habit and is fully hardy. For best results, plant in a position of full or partial sun, in moist, fertile, well-draining soil for optimal growth. May need staking when in full growth.

Common problems with Peach-Leaved Bellflower

How to propagate Peach-Leaved Bellflower

Cuttings

Basal cuttings in spring.

Division

Division best done in spring or autumn.

Seed

Special features of Peach-Leaved Bellflower

Attracts butterflies

Attractive flowers

Attracts bees

Good plants for attracting bees and other pollinating insect wildlife into your garden.

Other uses of Peach-Leaved Bellflower

Border, mixed bed or ground cover. Summer interest.