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Campanula cochleariifolia ‘Elizabeth Oliver’
Campanula cochleariifolia ‘Elizabeth Oliver’
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Campanula cochleariifolia ‘Elizabeth Oliver’

Fairy Thimble Bellflower

USDA Zone: 2-9

Plant number: 1.110.980

Fairy Thimble is a cute little alpine Bellflower for early summer display. Plants form a low creeping green mat with an abundant show of nodding bells. 'Elizabeth Oliver' is a British selection with flowers like tiny double blue roses. An easy plant for any sunny or part shaded rock garden, also useful for edging or as a groundcover. Plants seem to need good drainage, particularly during the winter months. Adapts well to growing in pots or alpine troughs. Divide every 2 years in early spring.

Further details for
Campanula cochleariifolia ‘Elizabeth Oliver’

Optimal Growing
Appearance and
Sun Exposure
  Full Sun or
  Partial Shade
Soil Type
  Normal or
Soil pH
  Neutral or
  Alkaline or
Soil Moisture
Care Level
Flower Colour
  Light Blue
Blooming Time
  Early Summer
  Mid Summer
Foliage Color
  Deep Green
Plant Uses & Characteristics
  Accent: Good Texture/Form
  Alpine & Rock
  Rabbit Resistant
  Ground Cover
   5-10 cm
   2-4 inches
   15-20 cm
   6-8 inches
Foot Traffic
Growth Rate
Disclaimer: This information is presented for reference only. This plant is not currently part of our Heritage Perennials lineup.