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Adorable cup-shaped violet-blue summer flowers of the Chinese Balloon perennial Platycodon grandiflorus | Heartwood Seeds UK
Balloon-like buds & cup-shaped violet-blue flowers compliment the pretty ovate blue-green foliage of Platycodon grandiflorus
Platycodon grandiflorus Chinese Balloon Flower seeds
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Platycodon grandiflorus (Chinese Balloon Flower) | 100 to 5,000 Fresh Seeds | £2.99 - £69.99

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Platycodon grandiflorus (Chinese Balloon Flower)

Fresh Seeds of Platycodon grandiflorus (Chinese Balloon Flower) with full instructions for germination. 

An adorable herbaceous perennial native to East Asia, growing to around 50 - 100 cm in height.

Balloon-like buds are produced during late summer opening to form cup-shapedviolet-blue flowers, 5 cm in size, which are the perfect compliment to the pretty ovate to lance-shapedblue-green foliage.

Looks great in any flower border, especially within a cottage-style garden. 

Fully Frost hardy to -15°C.

Please note: full germination instructions are printed on each pack.

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Genus: Platycodon


Species: grandiflorus


English Name: Chinese Balloon Flower


Plant type: Perennial


Eventual height: 50 -100 cm


Flowering time: Late summer to Autumn


Sun Exposure: Full sun to partial shade (prefers full sun)


Soil: Moist, fertile and well-drained


Propagation methods: From seeds




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