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Platycodon grandiflorus, Chinese Bellflower, Balloon Flower

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Platycodon grandiflorus

Chinese Bellflower, Balloon Flower
Family: Campanulaceae
Origin: East Asia
Small shrub 2-5 ftFull sunSemi-shadeRegular waterModerate waterPink flowersWhite/off-white flowersBlue/lavender/purple flowersEthnomedical plant.
Plants marked as ethnomedical and/or described as medicinal, are not offered as medicine but rather as ornamentals or plant collectibles.
Ethnomedical statements / products have not been evaluated by the FDA and are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. We urge all customers to consult a physician before using any supplements, herbals or medicines advertised here or elsewhere.Subtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

The name Ballon Flower is based on the unopened flower buds which look like little balloons.

Good for the Rock garden, border or as a ground cover.





Link to this plant:
https://toptropicals.com/catalog/uid/platycodon_grandiflorus.htm