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Arkansas Bluestar

Arkansas Bluestar

Common Name: Arkansas Bluestar

Botanical Name: Amsonia hubrichtii

Plant Type: Perennial

Plant Size: Up to 3 feet

Typical Bloom Time: May

The Arkansas bluestar is known for its powdery blue flowers and feathery, soft-textured leaves. This native plant is especially remarkable in the fall, when the foliage turns a stunning apricot-yellow. In Conservatory Garden, it can be viewed in the South Garden.

Park Locations

Conservatory Garden

East side from 104th to 106th Street