- Amsonia tabernaemontana
- Amsonia illustris
- Amsonia hubrichtii
- Amsonia peelesii - Rare in cultivation, however it is extremly drought tolerant. 1ft to 2ft in height.
- Amsonia orientalis - A species from the mediteranean, good golden yellow color in fall.
- Easy from seed sown into a cold fram in winter, or planted directly in spring.
- Cuttings of semi hardened new growth taken in early summer is fairly easy.
- Also propagated by division of established clumps, however this is difficult for all but the experienced gardener.
Not really suited to areas of high heat and humidity in summer.
You can find Amsonia for sale at the following nurseries
DIGGING DOG NURSERY - phone (707) 937-1130
PO Box 471 Albion CA 95410
A spectacular selection of hard to find perennials, ornamental grasses, shrubs, trees and vines for your garden.