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Campanula trachelium 'Bernice' - 2009


By Andrewr

Campanula trachelium 'Bernice' - 2009 (Campanula trachelium)

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Lovely flower looks like silk

24 Jun, 2009


Very nice double form, does it run?

24 Jun, 2009


So lovely.

25 Jun, 2009


We have and like a lot of the same plants Andrew :)

25 Jun, 2009


These do not run - they are clump formers. I'm trying to get the single ones to self sow but it's a slow process considering it's a British native. But I think it does better on alkaline soils and mine is acid

25 Jun, 2009


Ah Andrew, might that then change things regarding our conversation about Kent Bells ?
Where i have mine is alkaline soil and very poor.
What do you think ?

25 Jun, 2009


I'm growing a couple of campanulas here already quite happily so I don't think soil acidity will be an issue. There are very few plants that can't cope with an acid soil but many that will not tolerate lime

25 Jun, 2009

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