Amsonia 'Blue Ice'

Blue Star

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  • A native clump forming perennial found along wood edge or river banks
  • Narrow dark green leaves
  • Cluster of lavender-blue star shaped flowers
  • Spring/Early Summer bloomer
  • Foliage turns yellow in the fall
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Long Blooming
Long Blooming
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Full Sun
Full Sun

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Prefers well drained loamy soil.

Height: 15-18 in
Price Level 1: $13.99 ea.~#1
Bloom Color: Blue
Zone: 4-9
Price Level 2: 4 for $50~#1

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


  • Garden
  • Border or Bed
  • Long Blooming
  • Native
  • Cut Flower/ Foliage
  • Fall Color

Critter Resistance:

  • Deer Resistant


  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Spring
  • Summer

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Fall

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water
  • Moist, Well-Drained