Dainty sky blue flowers over delicate mats of dissected flowers.
Numerous lovely, fragrant, sky blue flowers top the delicate, dissected foliage in spring. The clumps will expand gradually. Plant with hellebores to great effect. This species will go dormant in midsummer if the soil dries out.
Common Name: China Blue
Family: Papaveraceae (The Poppy Family)
Zone Hardiness: 5-8
Light: Part Shade, Full Shade, Part Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Blue
Secondary Bloom Colour:
Bloom Time: Spring
Soil Moisture: Average, Moist
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Woodlands.
Geogrpahical Origin: Asia and the Pacific - Asia - China and Japan
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