A picture of a Grassy bells

Grassy bells

Edraianthus spp.

Edraianthus pumilio 2 by http://www.fleurs-des-montagnes.net (CC BY-SA 3.0)

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Grassy bells Overview

Genus consisting of approximately 24 hardy, herbaceous, perennial species, some of which are evergreen. They are generally short-lived and grown for their bell-shaped purple-blue, sometimes white flowers. These make nice ornamental specimens for rock gardens and are also known by the names rock bells or grassy bells.

Common problems with Grassy bells

How to propagate Grassy bells

Cuttings

Softwood cuttings from side shoots in early summer.

Seed

Seed in autumn.

Other uses of Grassy bells

Suitable for rock gardens, screens and troughs.