Campanula barbata

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Campanula barbata L.

Campanulaceae

Life form: annual or biennial
Usage: ornamental plant

Exposure: sun - Exposure: half shade   6

Moisture: moist

Soil: sandy loam - Soil: gritty loam

Arrangement: alternate
Leaves: decidious

Shape: lanceolate

Division: simple

Shape: campanulate
Fruit: poricidal capsule

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Inflorescence: raceme

Petals: not specified
Habit: nodding

Growth form: not specified

Taxonomy

Divisio:
Magnoliophyta
Subdivisio:
Magnoliophytina
Classis:
Rosopsida
Subclassis:
Asteridae
Superordo:
Campanulanae
Ordo:
Campanulales
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Campanula barbata, commonly known as bearded bellflower, belongs to the group of annual and biennial plants.

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Naming

Campanula barbata was described by Carl Linnaeus in 1759. The name is considered as validly published.

Taxonomy

Campanula barbata is a species in the genus Campanula which contains approximately 503 to 622 species and belongs to the family of the Campanulaceae (Bellflower Family). The type species of the genus is Campanula latifolia.

Characteristics

Growth

The plants reach heights of 20 to 30 centimetres.

Leaves

Campanula barbata is deciduous. The simple leaves are alternate. They are lanceolate with dentate margins.

Flowers and Fruits

Campanula barbata produces racemes of nodding, watery blue campanulate flowers from June to July.

The plants produce poricidal capsules.

Root System

Distribution

Campanula barbata is native to France, Italy, Central Europe, eastern Central Europe, Slovenia and Norway.

Cultivation

The plants prefer a sunny to half-shady situation on moist soil. The substrate should be sandy-loamy or gritty-loamy soil. They tolerate temperatures down to -23°C (USDA zone 6).

Uses

Maintenance and Propagation

Cultivars

Pests and Diseases

Literature

  • Walter Erhardt, Erich Götz, Nils Bödeker, Siegmund Seybold: Der große Zander. Eugen Ulmer KG, Stuttgart 2008, ISBN 978-3-8001-5406-7. (Ger.)
  • Christoper Brickell (Editor-in-chief): RHS A-Z Encyclopedia of Garden Plants. Third edition. Dorling Kindersley, London 2003, ISBN 0-7513-3738-2.

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