New stems emerge close to black in colour, light green leaves with a silver sheen form the backdrop light blue, star shaped flowers
Amsonia tabernaemontana Storm Cloud
Amsonia (Blue Star)
Family : Apocynaceae
The bright green, compact, slowly spreading foliage forms the perfect background for the delightful blossoms and then turns a rich shade of yellow in fall. Amsonia adds a billowy, finely textured element to the landscape. It grows into a dense mass, much like a small shrub.