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Fairy thimbles

Campanula cochleariifolia

Also known as

Bellflower

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

15cm

Max

40cm

5cm

Min

30cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Campanula cochleariifolia
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Fairy thimbles Overview

A low spreading, tufted perennial native to the European Alps. Bears oval, toothed bright green foliage and white or bluish purple, bell-shaped flowers.

Common problems with Fairy thimbles

How to propagate Fairy thimbles

Cuttings

You can propagate by softwood or basal cuttings in the summer.

Division

Seeds or division in the autumn or spring.

Seed

Other uses of Fairy thimbles

Rock garden.