Gentiana cruciata 'Blue Cross'
- Calculated at Checkout
- Electric-blue flowers
- Compact habit
- Provide moist soil & shade from afternoon sun in hot, dry climates
The intense blue-violet flowers of Gentiana cruciata 'Blue Cross' set itself apart from other members of this family. It is a compact, durable plant that is also drought tolerant. At each node, the spoon-shaped leaves meet at an angle forming a cross. The beautiful flowers bloom from midsummer into early fall. This is a great choice for rock gardens, containers, and to use as cut flowers.
Uses: Borders, Containers, Cut Flower, Edging, Landscapes, Mass Planting
Critter Resistance: Deer
Notable Features: Drought Tolerant
Growth Habit: Mounding