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Ageratum 'Blue Champion'

Ageratum houstonianum 'Blue Champion'

Also known as

Floss Flower 'Blue Champion', FlossFlower 'Blue Champion', Mexican Paintbrush 'Blue Champion'

Full Sun
Moderate care
Moderate watering
Tender

H2

RHS hardiness

1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

50cm

Max

50cm

10cm

Min

10cm

1 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

More images of Ageratum 'Blue Champion'

Some 'Blue Champion' in flower
Some Ageratum houstonianum 'Blue Champion' in flower
A close up of some Ageratum houstonianum 'Blue Champion' flowers
A mound of Ageratum houstonianum 'Blue Champion' flowers

Ageratum 'Blue Champion' Overview

Ageratum houstonianum 'Blue Champion' is a mound-forming, half-hardy annual cultivar from the Asteraceae family. It produces downy, oval, bright green leaves and large clusters of fluffy, white flowers from summer, these tend to last until the first frosts in autumn. These are popular with pollinators and this dense, upright variety is great for using in borders as summer bedding as well as planting in pots.

Special features of Ageratum 'Blue Champion'

Attractive flowers

Attracts bees

Attracts butterflies

Attracts useful insects