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Other common names
bellflower 'Kent Belle'
Campanula may be annuals, herbaceous or evergreen perennials, with bell or star-shaped, often blue, flowers in late spring or summer
'Kent Belle' is an erect herbaceous perennial with heart-shaped basal leaves and smaller stem-leaves, and loose clusters of deep violet, narrowly bell-shaped flowers 5cm long in summer
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
Aspect South-facing or West-facing
Exposure Exposed or Sheltered
MoistureWell-drained, Moist but well-drained
SoilSand, Chalk, Loam
pHAlkaline, Acid, Neutral
Time to ultimate height
Grow in any fertile, well-drained soil in full sun or part-shade. After flowering cut back to the base to encourage a second flowering
Propagate by division in spring or autumn
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Flower borders and beds Underplanting of Roses and Shrubs
Cottage & Informal Garden
Pruning Clear foliage in autumn
Pests Slugs and snails are sometimes problematic
Rust diseases can be a serious problem
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